Matt Drudge shares mock ‘Survivor’ cover suggesting more White House officials will leave this summer

Matt Drudge shares mock ‘Survivor’ cover suggesting more White House officials will leave this summer
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Matt Drudge, the founder of the conservative news aggregation site Drudge Report, on Thursday shared the New York Post's Friday print edition that features Trump Cabinet officials as if they are competing in a season of "Survivor." 

The New York Post tweeted an early release of the cover on Thursday night following the latest resignation of a top Trump official, saying "EPA chief Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittKavanaugh’s fate rests with Sen. Collins Trump admin appeals ruling ordering EPA to ban pesticide Government watchdog probing EPA’s handling of Hurricane Harvey response MORE is out — and we're back for Season 2 of Survivor White House."

"Hot summer viewing!" Drudge tweeted along with the cover that implies additional officials could be on their way out, including White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoRod Rosenstein must resign now Civilian deaths in Yemen up by 164 percent: report Trump team must do more to end the ongoing crisis in Yemen MORE

The tweet came hours after President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: Dems playing destructive 'con game' with Kavanaugh Several Yale Law classmates who backed Kavanaugh call for misconduct investigation Freedom Caucus calls on Rosenstein to testify or resign MORE announced that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt resigned. 

Pruitt resigned amid a series of damaging scandals over his ethics, management and spending. 

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The Post, Trump's hometown newspaper, has consistently used "Survivor" to mock Trump throughout his time as president. The newspaper first published a cover depicting Trump's White House as "Survivor" in July 2017 that featured the faces of his top advisers and officials. 

The paper mocked the Trump administration again in March after the White House announced that the president would replace Secretary of State Rex TillersonRex Wayne TillersonArmed Services chairman to Trump: Keep Mattis 'as long as you possibly can' Sunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Pompeo working to rebuild ties with US diplomats: report MORE. The Post covered Tillerson's face with a red “X," in addition to the faces of former chief strategist Stephen Bannon, former chief of staff Reince Priebus and former communications director Anthony Scaramucci

“Another one bites the dust,” the paper tweeted.