Christie in a tender moment

It may lead you to consider that New Jersey is just different, but it’s not. New Jersey is full of wealthy people living on stately mansions in rolling hills of green. It is not one, long, Newark. So why does this man act this way?

Notoriety works in politics. It puts you in a different category from the bland, scripted politicians that run the rest of the country.

But do we need this notorious face representing the whole country?