Professional stammerer and surprisingly convincing Melissa McCarthy impersonator Sean Spicer just can’t catch a break. And really, as the second most visible (third if you count Kellyanne) member of Trump’s administration, that sort of comes with the territory.
Being that public face opens a person to all sorts of other mischief, too. Hey, we’ve got to laugh our way through this nightmare.
Celebrating St. Patrick’s day, Spicer decided a playful green tie during his press briefing was the way to go. What could go wrong?
Well first of all, someone pointed out that he may have wanted to do a spot check first:
The fact that Sean Spicer gave a press briefing with a stain on his tie fits with literally everything I know about him. pic.twitter.com/Jsl1zrBY0Y
— Samantha Weiner (@SamanthaWeiner1) March 17, 2017
But all stains aside, anyone going on national television wearing green should keep in mind one thing: green screens.
Which brings us to this totally-irrelevant yet completely-satisfying work of master-meme:
What happens when u wear a green tie on TV ? pic.twitter.com/gAohulqeck
— Jesse McLaren (@McJesse) March 16, 2017
The Twitterverse, not often a place of praise, took note:
@McJesse You’re an artist.
— Louis Peitzman (@LouisPeitzman) March 16, 2017
— Mike Lopez (@MikeLopez05) March 16, 2017
— Listed Monkey King (@VitruvianMonkey) March 16, 2017
— MissUSWNT?? (@MissUSAHockey) March 17, 2017
And then came this frightening imposter, using Trump’s weird SNL “Hotline Bling” skit to really melt everyone’s minds: