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‘Manly guy’ Chris Christie
leaves prez in the dust

Boston Herald, by Jeff Katz

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/23/2014 8:53:48 AM

My wife turned on the “Today” show the other day, which seemed more like an episode of “As Chris Christie Turns.” The latest development in the political version of “Jersey Boys” indicated that a politician was playing political games in awarding development money. Oh the horror! As much as I dislike large chunks of Christie’s playbook, I actually am inspired to think that a manly guy could again reside in the White House someday. The sort of guy who picks up the phone and makes clear to some wacko dictator that if you blank with us, we’ll blank you and

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 1/23/2014 9:10:16 AM     (No. 9702269)

He´s a puffy creep. It´s not manly to be a nozzle. Chistie is a nozzle.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: sanchin, 1/23/2014 9:15:57 AM     (No. 9702278)

I love it! We are going to oscillate between Chicago thugs and New Jersey Thugs. The light at the end of the tunnel just keeps getting brighter and brighter.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/23/2014 9:35:06 AM     (No. 9702309)

It would be a lot of fun to see Chrisite´s approach to foreign policy!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LouD, 1/23/2014 9:39:34 AM     (No. 9702314)

#3, I´d rather see someone like John Bolton as prez, and what his foreign policy would be like. There´s a man who isn´t afraid to tell it like it is.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bobn.t, 1/23/2014 10:15:59 AM     (No. 9702371)

#2 - As seen on The Kelly File last night, "thug" is now a code word, or substitute, for the N word. I don´t think Christie is a thug but his buddy certainly is.
Thug: a cruel or vicious ruffian, robber, or murderer.
Ruffian: a tough, lawless person; roughneck; bully.
His buddy is all the above - and a racist.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bobn.t, 1/23/2014 10:27:33 AM     (No. 9702394)

#4 - I´m impressed with John Bolton.

#3 - I don´t think it would be fun. And fun might not be the correct adjective.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 1/23/2014 10:34:32 AM     (No. 9702402)

I don´t think Christie is sunk. He´s got a hole in the bow, but it´s reparable.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: JAN, 1/23/2014 10:51:55 AM     (No. 9702428)

Nothing manly about instate tuition for illegals.
Nothing manly about gay marriage.
Nothing manly about being a gun grabber.
Nothing manly about having a big, loud mouth and showing no class or dignity.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: PAdiva, 1/23/2014 10:55:45 AM     (No. 9702433)

About 20 years ago, the zoning officer, in the dopey town I lived in, paid us a visit.
(He was best buds with a neighbor who didn´t like us.) He told us about all the violations that we had on our property- most of there were made up. So, on my daily walks, I noted many other homes that had the same ´infractions.´ My husband then went to the township manager. He told him about the zoning officer and said that if the zoning officer is going to pursue us for stupid things (like having a ladder IN our carport) that we would be expecting the zoning officer to also pursue my list of 30 other addresses that also had these same ´violations.´ And that I would walk thru-out the whole town to provide a complete list. Never heard a peep out of the zoning officer after that.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/23/2014 11:17:02 AM     (No. 9702469)

John Bolton speaks with great clarity and conviction. The content density of his speech is such that many (lazy) people cannot process
it in real time. Same problem with Steve Forbes or William F. Buckley. They end up being shunned by the popular media for being ´uppity´. Lazy and dull media types don´t ´do´ conservative and they sure as hell don´t ´do´ brilliant conservative.

But they do-do Christie.

Oops....did I say doo-doo ?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ok state mom, 1/23/2014 11:24:38 AM     (No. 9702485)

If only we had a modern day Lee Atwater to turn John Bolton into a viable candidate.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/23/2014 1:11:02 PM     (No. 9702644)

Does everyone really believe that John Bolton could be a viable candidate? He is a brilliant man but his visibility is less than 1%. Not to mention, what qualities would qualify him for President? Is he an executive? Could he deal with the relentless press? These quixotic wishes for a "pure" conservative to win a national election are detrimental.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: StormCnter, 1/23/2014 1:47:59 PM     (No. 9702707)

John Bolton would make a good Secretary of State in the coming Republican administration, with Mitt Romney as Secretary of Treasury and Rick Perry as Secretary of Energy or Interior.

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