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It's a Christie Thing

Thanatos Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 2:30 PM
One of my college students said to me when the class was discussing the Gettysburg Address :"You keep mentioning the Civil War, what war are you talking about". This kid had a diploma from a New Jersey High School

Let me say on the record that I don’t really care about New Jersey. I know very little about it. But, I know this much: I don’t want to live there and I don’t want the rest of the United States to resemble New Jersey.

For me New Jersey is the Joe Piscopo character asking anyone and everyone “Are you from Jersey? I’m from Jersey.”

Also, I’ve never seen the TV show “Jersey Shore,” but still I don’t like it. And know that I don’t want the rest of the country to resemble it, either.

It’s the state that elected...