Our 30-Second Tribute Video to Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci. We Barely Knew You.

Ten days. So much material.

Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci, the grinning Wall Street hedge-funder who became President Donald Trump’s communications chief, has lost the gig just 10 days later.

When Sean Spicer quit his post as press secretary over Scaramucci’s appointment, we made this “in memoriam” reel as a tribute. Here’s our tribute to The Mooch’s unrivaled affection for his boss:


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