As Twitchy reported, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer stumbled uncomfortably around the briefing room Tuesday as the press corps watched in amazement and horror. To be charitable, Spicer was most likely trying to say that unlike Syria’s Bashar Assad, even Hitler didn’t drop chemical weapons on civilians … unfortunately, it took him several tries, and he never did quite nail it.

What did come out of his mouth was enough to inspire several calls for his firing.

Barbra Streisand’s not in much of a position to pry Spicer out of his job, but Rep. Nancy Pelosi could certainly find some backup among Democrats in Congress.

The Anne Frank Center also released a statement demanding Spicer’s firing, claiming that he had “engaged in Holocaust denial, the most offensive form of fake news imaginable, by denying Hitler gassed millions of Jews to death.” The tweet garnered nearly 7,000 likes in just two hours and was retweeted by Debra Messing, who asked followers to use the #FireSpicer hashtag.

If there was anything — anything — that could have saved Spicer Tuesday, it would be people taking it too far for even the press to get on board.

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