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Joe Rogan weighs in Brittney Griner sentence: People care because she can throw a f***ing ball into a net
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Joe Rogan weighs in Brittney Griner sentence: People care because she can throw a f***ing ball into a net

Joe Rogan, arguably one of the most successful podcasts in history, has decided to offer his take on the Brittney Griner saga. The media personality questioned why Griner deserved special treatment over the thousands of individuals who were incarcerated in the United States for committing similar violations. "People are freaking about this, right," Rogan said on one of his recent podcasts. "Russia needs to let her go. We have people in America locked up for marijuana and they've been locked up for f**king years."For years and years and years, and there's not one - there's thousands of them. "So, what they're not good at throwing a f**king ball into a net? Is that what it is? They're not good at that one thing we like to watch? So, those f**king people don't get let out."Rogan also voice...
Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan offered in trade for Viktor Bout, U.S. Government confirms
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Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan offered in trade for Viktor Bout, U.S. Government confirms

In an expected turn of events, Secretary of State Antony Blinken came out in public to accept that the United States has already made a trade offer in order to release WNBA star Brittney Griner. But there is a major catch from the United States that is probably making the process a little longer. They want more than one person in exchange for Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, they are asking for Paul Whelan.Back in 2020, Whelan was sentenced to 16 years in jail for espionage despite these claims being lebeled as false by the United States. Blinken confirmed he is sttempting to have a direct call with Sergei Lavrov, who is his Russian counterpart. The offer to make the call is currently being analyzed by Lavrov and will issue a response soon. This is the very first direct and public conta...