Scaramucci apologizes to Maddow for 'lighthearted' suppository joke

Scaramucci apologizes to Maddow for 'lighthearted' suppository joke
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Former White House communications director Anthony ScaramucciAnthony ScaramucciJohn Kelly — like this whole White House — is done CNN launches new ad trolling Trump on Mueller The Memo: Frustrated Republicans urge White House to turn the page MORE apologized Friday to MSNBC host Rachel Maddow, calling his suggestion that she "maybe take a suppository" after her criticism of President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out 'subversion' at VA MORE "a lighthearted joke" that was "blown out of proportion."

Earlier in the day, the former hedge fund manager said that Maddow and other liberals suffered from “Trump Derangement Syndrome” over their criticism of Trump agreeing to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Maddow has tweeted since Scaramucci's apology but has not responded to him publicly. 

If Trump meets with Kim, he would become the first U.S. president to meet with a North Korean leader while in office. 

A date and location for the meeting has not been determined.