In what might be one of the most bizarre excuses ever given by the Trump administration, Steve Bannon claims that the reason the number of White House Press Briefings has declined is because Sean Spicer “got fatter.” It isn’t because Spicer makes a fool of himself at the podium or because of the growing investigations into the administration, it’s allegedly because Sean Spicer has an eating disorder. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced