Obama’s Former Senior Adviser Tweeted About Aliens On His Last Day

This past Friday was John Podesta’s last day as a senior adviser to President Obama. To celebrate, the former chief of staff in Bill Clinton’s administration announced his departure on Twitter with a few of his favorite successes and worst regrets while on the job:

Most of what Podesta tweeted was promotional in nature — lauding past projects which he was directly involved, reminding his followers of environmental achievements, and celebrating recent economic partnerships with China.

Oh, and then he talked about “the UFO files”:

Here’s the thing: Podesta is an outspoken supporter of identifying and declassifying classified government documents about UFO sightings, alleged crashes and subsequent investigations, and aliens. If Fox Mulder were a real person, Podesta probably would have been one of his government informants:

When he was the White House chief of staff under Bill Clinton, Mr Podesta was in charge of a project to declassify 800 million pages of intelligence documents.