I have little sympathy for Merle Temple. Were he poor, minority, or not politically connected, he’d probably get no consideration whatsoever. And he doesn’t deserve it.
The ex-lover of former Georgia school superintendent Linda Schrenko wants President Bush to pardon him.
Merle Temple said in an undated letter to the president that he is asking for a pardon because of his wife’s medical condition.
It’s kind of lame to me to be sleeping with Schrenko and then saying, “Hey, I’ve got to take care of my wife.