CNN's Gloria Borger suggested that White House press secretary Sean Spicer was more subdued during his Tuesday press briefing because of actress Melissa McCarthy's portrayal of him during a "Saturday Night Live" skit that went viral over the weekend.
“Overall, it was a little more subdued," Borger, who serves as CNN's chief political analyst, said during a panel segment.
"It's the post-Melissa McCarthy of [inaudible]," injected senior political reporter Nia-Malika Henderson.
False. I could do no live Sunday shows this week BC of family. Plus, I was invited onto CNN today & tomorrow. CNN Brass on those emails https://t.co/LVOUWIytLK— Kellyanne Conway (@KellyannePolls) February 6, 2017