Trump has proven he’s more than willing to issue presidential pardons for purely partisan reasons, as in the cases of Dinesh D’Souza and Joe Arpaio. And his musings about letting former Illinois Governor Rob Blagojevich and homemaking titan Martha Stewart off the legal hook move the needle from political to downright bizarre. His latest assertion that he has the power to pardon even himself is further proof that he views it as simply a get-out-of-jail-free card, one that protects him and others close to him.