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Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Ha! NJ Gov. Chris Christie Gets Last Laugh on Letterman

Christie comedy, deficit dramaChris Christie's one-on-one Monday with David Letterman was big fun, as the New Jersey governor winningly deployed his self-deprecating wit. The guy's got a great sense of humor. But his state's increasingly grim fiscal situation is no joke. New Jersey's more
Philadelphia Inquirer (blog) ( 2/5/2013 5:16:24 AM -08:00 )

Ha! NJ Gov. Chris Christie Gets Last Laugh on Letterman
On CBS's Late Show with David Letterman, Christie's weight is often a punchline – but during his first appearance on the show on Monday, the politician got the last laugh. As he sat down for the segment, Christie, 50, recited his favorite Letterman jokes. more
People Magazine ( 2/5/2013 5:15:28 AM -08:00 )

Chris Christie to David Letterman: I'm 'the healthiest fat guy you've ever seen'
Chris Christie has been the target of many jokes courtesy of David Letterman, and Monday night he proved he's a guy who can take those jokes -- and toss them right back. The New Jersey Governor appeared on Letterman's "Late Show," brought a snack (a more
Today.com (blog) ( 2/5/2013 5:15:23 AM -08:00 )

Christie takes fat jokes in stride (and with a donut)
(CNN) – His waistline could become a major factor of a potential 2016 presidential bid, but Chris Christie was all laughs Monday reflecting on his weight. As he sat on David Letterman's couch - facing the comedian who often jabs fun at his weight - the New more
CNN (blog) ( 2/5/2013 5:11:10 AM -08:00 )

Christie gives some payback on Letterman show
Christie gives some payback on Letterman showDavid Letterman once altered a video to make it look as if Gov. Christie was preparing a turkey in the middle of an MSNBC-TV interview. He has also depicted the New Jersey governor struggling to get out of a chair during an Oprah interview. Letterman even more
Philadelphia Inquirer ( 2/5/2013 12:06:02 AM -08:00 )

Gov. Chris Christie exacts sweet revenge on Dave Letterman with 'Late Show
Gov. Chris Christie exacts sweet revenge on Dave Letterman with New Jersey's rotund Republican governor got the last laugh on David Letterman. Letterman and other comics frequently poke fun at Gov. Chris Christie's bulk. But Christie beat Letterman to the punch during his first appearance on the “Late Show” Monday, more
New York Daily News ( 2/4/2013 11:10:16 PM -08:00 )

Christie Jibes Letterman on Weight Jokes Gnawing Doughnut
Governor Chris Christie, the New Jersey Republican who has acknowledged struggling with his weight, poked some fun at himself in an appearance on CBS Corp. (CBS)'s “Late Show with David Letterman.” As the comedian apologized for past barbs, more
Businessweek ( 2/4/2013 10:28:51 PM -08:00 )

NJ Gov. Christie, Letterman Laugh About Fat Jokes
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and David Letterman have shared some laughs about the many fat jokes the comedian has made about the lawmaker's ample girth. Christie has termed his plumpness "fair game" for comedians. more
NPR ( 2/4/2013 9:20:05 PM -08:00 )

Chris Christie and David Letterman Talk Fat Jokes in Governor's First Appearance
Chris Christie and David Letterman Talk Fat Jokes in GovernorNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will make his first appearance on the “Late Show with David Letterman” Monday evening and the chat covered Letterman's tendency to poke fun at the tough-talking governor's weight. Christie tried to give as good as he got more
ABC News (blog) ( 2/4/2013 7:18:05 PM -08:00 )

Good-humored New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie laughs at fat jokes as he eats a
Good-humored New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie laughs at fat jokes as he eats aNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and David Letterman have shared some laughs about the many fat jokes the comedian has made about the lawmaker's ample girth. Christie has termed his plumpness 'fair game' for comedians. And during his first appearance more
Daily Mail ( 2/4/2013 7:00:29 PM -08:00 )

Christie shares a laugh, doughnut with Letterman
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie yukked it up with David Letterman on “The Late Show” Monday, joking around with the comedian who regularly gives him a hard time. When Letterman brought up the fact that he often teases Christie about his size, the gov more
Politico (blog) ( 2/4/2013 5:29:38 PM -08:00 )

Christie and Letterman share a donut
Christie and Letterman share a donutDavid Letterman has altered video to make it look as if Christie was preparing a turkey in the middle of an MSNBC interview. He has depicted the gov struggling to get out of a chair during an Oprah interview. And he has mockingly portrayed him doing all sorts more
Philadelphia Inquirer (blog) ( 2/4/2013 4:56:02 PM -08:00 )

NJ guv combats Letterman's fat jokes by shoving doughnut in his mouth
If you think David Letterman's Chris Christie fat jokes are funny, watch the big man himself steal the show. Appearing on "The Late Show" for the first time, the oversized Republican had a trick or two up his sleeve, or rather a jelly doughnut in his pocket. more
msnNOW ( 2/5/2013 5:49:55 AM -08:00 )

Chris Christie tells David Letterman: 'I only care if you¿re funny'
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie pulls a doughnut from his suit pocket and eats it on "Late Show With David Letterman." Christie also rates Letterman's Christie jokes by reading them aloud to the comedian. What about Letterman's weight jokes about the more
Orlando Sentinel ( 2/5/2013 5:29:58 AM -08:00 )

Chris Christie Can Take a Good Fat Joke
Suddenly-likable New Jersey Governor Chris Christie swung by the Late Show with David Letterman last night (with doughnut in hand) and poked fun at himself, Letterman, and his favorite fat jokes that the late night host has unleashed. Not that this was really more
The Atlantic Wire ( 2/5/2013 5:07:23 AM -08:00 )

Chris Christie, David Letterman Talk Fat Jokes... And Share A Donut
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stopped by David Letterman's show on Monday night — and he made sure to bring his own snack. Affirming his “deep and abiding love” for the comedian, Christie whipped out a donut and started eating it. “I didn't know this more
Mediaite ( 2/5/2013 4:57:22 AM -08:00 )

NJ Gov. Chris Christie Jokes About His Weight On Letterman, Eats Donuts With
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie – who some believe will likely make a run for the White House in the future – proved he has a big sense of humor when it comes to his weight during his first appearance on Late Show with David Letterman Monday, and more
Radar Online ( 2/5/2013 4:47:00 AM -08:00 )

'Fair Game': Chris Christie and David Letterman Laugh About Fat Jokes on 'The
During last night's appearance on “The Late Show With David Letterman,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie joked back-and-forth with the comedian, speaking candidly about his weight, among other subjects. Rather than avoiding the subject or taking offense at more
TheBlaze.com ( 2/5/2013 4:29:37 AM -08:00 )

Watch: Chris Christie On Letterman
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) and David Letterman shared laughs on the "Late Show" Monday. Christie shrugged off Letterman's many jokes about the governor's weight. At one point he ate a cookie, telling Letterman, "I didn't know this was gonna be more
TPM ( 2/5/2013 3:22:15 AM -08:00 )

Chris Christie Shares Jokes During Letterman Appearance [VIDEO]
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie told David Letterman the jokes he likes best in a preview video of the Republican's appearance on CBS' Late Show. Governor Christie on David Letterman (CBS). Walking on stage to Bruce Springsteen's Thunder Road, more
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio ( 2/5/2013 2:32:24 AM -08:00 )