Sean Spicer

Horsey: Sarah Huckabee Sanders is the right mouthpiece for a truth-twisting president

Horsey: Sarah Huckabee Sanders is the right mouthpiece for a truth-twisting president

Sarah Huckabee Sanders does not look like the kind of woman Donald Trump would choose as his chief spokesperson. Much like Roger Ailes when he was stocking the Fox News lineup with blonde Barbie dolls in short, tight skirts, the president has generally exhibited a preference for sleek beauties with long legs and stiletto heels to represent his interests and act as his arm candy.

Mr. Trump's daughter Ivanka and wife, Melania, are the apotheosis of this type. By comparison, Ms. Sanders looks more like a slightly chunky soccer mom who organizes snacks for the kids' games. Rather than the fake eyelashes and formal dresses she puts on for press briefings, Sanders seems as if she'd be...

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