At a White House press briefing earlier this week, an annoyed Sean Spicer mocked the media’s interest in connecting Russia to the Trump administration:

Having solved all other problems, yesterday, CNN decided to fact check Spicer on that:

More from CNN’s Michelle Krupa:

“If the President puts Russian salad dressing on his salad tonight, somehow that’s a Russia connection,” Sean Spicer said.

Thing is, Russian dressing isn’t Russian. (Also, it’s really not for salads, but more of a sandwich spread — usually a Reuben.)

The mayo and ketchup concoction — often dressed up with horseradish and spices — was created in Nashua, New Hampshire.

Absolutely baffling!

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