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White House press secretary Sean Spicer pauses while talking to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Spicer discussed Syria, Trump's 2016 tax returns, the Easter Egg Roll and other topics. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Sean Spicer said he 'let the President down' with his Hitler comments


WATCH | White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer speaks at the Newseum.

In an interview at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., Spicer said his much-maligned comments regarding Syria's Bashar al-Assad and Adolf Hitler "let the President down." He apologized for the comments on Tuesday and reiterated that apology in the interview.

He called his "mistake" "inexcusable" and "reprehensible." 

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Spicer was also offered a "wish list" of the media in the interview. He said he wanted a press that took its time to make sure stories were correct. 

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