During a discussion about how Sarah Huckabee Sanders is navigating the strategy, “The Mooch” said that it was the “best strategy” to keep his mouth shut. “The president is a Duraflame log and any time you throw him on the fire, it blows into the stratosphere,” he said.
“I think there’s one other strategy that you could deploy here where he issues a statement from him and the first lady that ‘we’re taking our personal life off of the table here,’” Scaramucci continued.
“It seems — and maybe I’m crazy, but it does seem to matter more when it’s a Democrat,” she said. “It seems to be more focused when it’s a Democrat.”
He conceded it was true, though he noted Clinton was over 20 years ago and in that case, the GOP blew it out of proportion.
“Either it’s on the table, it’s fair game for everybody, or … it’s off the table in a bipartisan way,” he said.
“Do you think they would anesthetized by the scandal if it was Barack Obama in the middle of this?” Hostin asked.
“No,” he replied. “I can answer that for you.”