Sean Spicer 'absolutely' regrets lying about the size of Trump's inauguration crowd

Stephen Colbert cracked that if Donald Trump had gotten an Emmy for'The Apprentice mayve he wouldn't have run for President

To make matters worse, a photo posted to Variety's Instagram account caught late night host James Corden on camera giving Spicer a peck on the cheek at the awards show, which elicited further blowback.

"Uh... I don't think it was probably the..." Who wouldn't, if their job entailed kissing Sean Spicer at an Emmys afterparty and then Sean Spicer-ing their way out of disaster in the morning?

"Of course I do, absolutely", the former White House press secretary told the newspaper Monday.

He came on stage to joke "this will be the largest audience to witness an Emmys - period", making a reference to the debacle over numbers attending Donald's Trump's inauguration speech.

"Understandably, some people have been disappointed by this photo".

However, many viewers and celebrities took issue with "normalizing" Spicer.


"I know you think that is a picture of me kissing Sean Spicer".

Spicer's appearance at the Emmys caused quite a stir on Twitter, with many commentators pointing out it constituted a "normalization" of what many view as Spicer's dishonesty with the American people.

Spicer made the rounds of Hollywood parties after the Emmys and was greeted with many people asking for selfies.

No one is talking about Corden much today already, and by the end of the week, health care hysteria, as the Senate tries to take away everyone's healthcare *again*, will have blown everything off the front page, if North Korea hasn't nuked us by then.

"I was more anxious about the logistical reactions", Spicer said. The Late Show host has soared in the ratings this year with comedy that has been sharply critical of Trump and his team. "There's a lot going on". With how he has been lampooned by the likes of "Saturday Night Live", it was incredible that Spicer would deign to jump in for some deliberate self-depreciation alongside Stephen Colbert, a noted Trump critic.

"It went against everything Colbert purports to do on his fiercely pointed 'Late Show, ' and retroactively sucked the air out of any biting Trump jokes he tried to make in his opening monologue", the site wrote.

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