Hey, have you seen New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s goofy web video with Newark hero-Mayor Cory Booker? Have you? Have you? Well, if you’re famous enough, Mr. Christie has probably tried to pitch it to you over Twitter.
Last night, the official account of the New Jersey Governor tweeted at Saturday Night Live and Seth Meyers, suggesting Mr. Christie and Mr. Booker would be good for a sketch on the show. Cute. But a quick glance further into his feed shows clear and troubling signs of desperation.
Manhattan Borough President Stringer showed off pictures of his newborn son, Maxwell Eliot Stringer (left).
Congress narrowly avoided another shutdown.
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu wants Trinity Church to let protesters occupy its vacant lot on Canal Street.
Former Deputy Mayor Kevin Sheekey owns the web site Bloomberg2012.com.
At the Fox News presidential primary debate tonight, Texas Governor Rick Perry revealed he wants to take a page from the playbook of Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow and turn his campaign into an underdog success story.
“There are a lot of people out there–I understand it, you know, there are a lot of folks that said Tim Tebow wasn’t going to be a very good NFL quarterback,” Governor Perry said. “Let me tell you, I hope I am the Tim Tebow of the Iowa caucuses.”
Griffin Perry, the twentysomething son of Texas Governor Rick Perry, has a bold plan for this country. In the increasingly unlikely event his father makes it to the general election, Griffin knows exactly who should join the Perry administration–Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow and “Walker Texas Ranger” star Chuck Norris.