Popular podcaster Joe Rogan recently questioned the outrage over the 9-1/2-year prison term WNBA star Brittney Griner got in Russia. when there are thousands of Americans in jail for similar, pot-related offenses.
Rogan stressed that the only difference between Griner and thousands of Americans jailed in the U.S. for similar offenses is that she’s in Russia and can shoot a basketball
Rogan recapped how Griner got arrested but then got to the crux of his point.
“People are freaking out over this, right? They’re freaking out, ‘Russia needs to let her go.’ We have people right now in America locked up for marijuana, and they’ve been locked up for f*cking years,” Rogan said.
Say what you want about Joe Rogan, but the