Scaramucci's Friend Accuses Priebus Of Cheating On His Wife, Then Apologizes

Scaramucci's Friend Accuses Priebus Of Cheating On His Wife, Then Apologizes

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The bad blood between Anthony Scaramucci and Reince Priebus reached a boiling point on Sunday, as one of Scaramucci's friends accused Priebus of having an affair.

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Arthur Schwartz, who as been credited in the past as Scaramucci's publicist, became upset when a reporter tweeted a story in which Priebus had warned Trump about hiring Scaramucci.

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In a now-deleted tweet, Schwartz suggested that he had dirt on Priebus, and implied he knew of a mistress:

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Schwartz then unveiled that he was the one trashing Priebus to the press, and threatened to start again:

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Once a connection to Scaramucci was made, reporters started asking questions:

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CNN's Jake Tapper wasn't buying it, however:

Perhaps after persuasion from Scaramucci, or the public backlash, Schwartz deleted the tweets and issued an apology to Priebus, saying he was "ashamed":

And he claimed Priebus accepted the apology:

But Tapper heard otherwise:

And while some on Twitter praised Schwartz for his apology:

For others, the damage was already done:

Schwartz will know not to mess with investigative journalists next time:


H/T: Daily Mail, Uproxx, Raw Story

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