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So, does the out going president get to release some prisoners as his parting gift to the nation? If so, it begs the question why these people weren’t released earlier?


Yes, and yes.


How weirdly feudal! Does the President’s touch also cure scrofula?


Haven’t you heard? The man even pardons turkeys.




Trump’s already preparing for all the primae noctis



Better than what his predecessor did to them…


Truthfully? Because letting people out of prison—even people who shouldn’t be there—can be fuel for one’s political adversaries at best and political suicide at worst. As a result Presidents often wait until the last minute to do the right thing, if they do it at all.


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