SIO72: But Didn’t Obama Pardon Terrorists?

Today I’m talking about the Arpaio pardon – how awful Arpaio is as a human, what he did that was so egregious, what he was found guilty of, and how he compares to some other historically bad pardons. Isn’t it true that Obama pardoned some people who were WAY WORSE??? I investigate. Also, some great voicemails allow me the chance to talk about my appearance on wethepeoplelive – Josh Zepps’ show – and the whitelash that resulted. Additionally, I need to correct some statistic related mistakes I made on Monday’s episode.

Master Tweet Thread of Arpaio Shittiness538 Article on the PardonWaPo Article on the PardonSlate Piece on Manning CommutationObama’s Clemency InitiativeForbes on Tech Job Deficit

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Paul
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Thanks for drawing attention to the lethal public sham that is Joe Arpaio. The New Times is one of the papers here (not the largest by any means…that’s the Arizona Tribune) in the Phoenix area, and they typically are one of the best, if not the best, traditional news outlets for reading about important local items. They’ve been following Arpaio for a very long time. In addition to his rap sheet filled with the crimes you talk about in the podcast, he’s been caught NUMEROUS times using public vehicles for personal use, and until recently had a legal stooge harassing… Read more »
Mixed person, since that seems to matter
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Mixed person, since that seems to matter

‘Speaking as a white person’

What do you crackers not get? Lol

No need for the racial disclaimer.