They were easy marks, since, with their histories of establishment conservatism and their lack of New York cred, they never quite felt like Trump guys. In and out of the White House, Priebus was referred to by all manor of derogatory nicknames centered on the male anatomy, like Rancid Penis, Reince Penis, The Penis, and Little Penis. And the president, according to various reports, took great joy in humiliating him, too, even once ordering him to kill a fly during a meeting.
The source close to the White House said this: “Juxtapose Anthony and Priebus — who is Trump going to like more? Who is Trump going listen to more? Who is Trump going want to represent him?”