The Daily Show host tried to make sense of it all, by finding parallels between the former White House press secretary’s lackluster dance performance and his brief stint in the Trump administration.
Noah played a clip of Spicer attempting to perform the salsa with champion dancer Lindsay Arnold. The video showed the ex-press secretary awkwardly strutting across the floor, while dressed in white pants and a neon green shirt adorned with ruffles.
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Like the judges on the ABC competition series who gave Spicer low marks — and tried not to laugh, Noah was also underwhelmed. But the Comedy Central star offered a bit of reassurance,