Former Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher was recently pardoned by Trump. Gallagher allegedly committed multiple war crimes including killing a 15-year-old. He was acquitted of except for posting a picture with the dead kid. His former, fellow SEALs have called him "toxic" and "freaking evil"
Now, he is transitioning his newfound fame into being a right-wing "influencer" for Salty Frog Gear. He now sells supplements, coffee beans, merchandise that says "kill bad dudes," on it, and more.
"This guy is being celebrated by the American Right," says David Pakman. So why is Gallagher an icon for the pro-Trump right?
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