Sean Spicer mocked over ‘BS’ answer on Israel Western Wall

White House press secretary Sean Spicer walks off of the stage after introducing National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster for a briefing at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.


The White House press secretary tried to pass a bible school geography lesson off as a foreign policy stance Tuesday, and it didn’t go well.

When asked whether or not the Western Wall — one of the holiest sites in Judaism, and a major point of contention — belonged to the nation of Israel, Sean Spicer dodged the question, saying that the wall is “clearly in Jerusalem.”

And the internet responded, mostly with some well-deserved mockery:

Perhaps tomorrow he can finally answer the biggest geography puzzler of 2016: What is Aleppo?

Author: Nate Madden

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