Thank god. But isn’t it a shame that we weren’t absolutely sure he’d say that?
“Would Schwarzenegger consider clemency for Hilton?
And Arnold actually began answering — seriously.
‘He was like on auto-pilot,’ said one witness. ‘Then he suddenly seemed to catch himself.’
‘I’ve never gotten a request,’ the governor said. ‘But I have more serious things to think about.’
At which point, state Senate President Pro Tem Don Perata, who was standing nearby, was overheard to mutter, ‘Jesus, I hope so!'”