Schwarzenegger video of the week

Dunno how I missed this one at the time that it happened, but we’ll put it up today in honor of Paris Hilton’s release from jail. It’s from May 23, when the governor appeared on the Tonight Show and was asked by Jay Leno about whether he would pardon Paris…

This clip cuts off just a moment too early to catch Schwarzenegger’s pithy follow-up: “Obviously we both do action movies.”


Previous SVOTWs: June 19, June 12, June 5, May 29, May 22, May 15, May 8, May 1, April 24, April 17, April 10, April 3, March 27, March 20, March 13, March 6, February 27, February 20, February 13, February 6, January 30.

Josh Richman

Josh Richman covers state and national politics for the Bay Area News Group. A New York City native, he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and reported for the Express-Times of Easton, Pa. for five years before coming to the Oakland Tribune and ANG Newspapers in 1997. He is a frequent guest on KQED Channel 9’s “This Week in Northern California;” a proud father; an Eagle Scout; a somewhat skilled player of low-stakes poker; a rather good cook; a firm believer in the use of semicolons; and an unabashed political junkie who will never, EVER seek elected office.