It’s only been a few weeks since Netflix introduced us to Joe Exotic, but it’s safe to say that he’s made a BIG impact on the public—and even, potentially, the heartstrings of the President of the United States.
On April 8, during a White House press conference concerning COVID-19, a New York Post journalist asked President Donald Trump if he’d watched Tiger King, and what he thinks about potentially pardoning the former zoo owner and big cat lover, who is currently behind bars (unclear how this is related to COVID, but we can all use the laugh). In the exchange, Trump asked other journalists to weigh in, before replying “I’ll take a look.”
President Trump: “Would you recommend a pardon?”
Jim @Acosta: “I’m not weighing in…