Self-Proclaimed ‘Huggable’ New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Is ‘Not a Fan of Same-Sex Marriage’


On NBC’s Meet the Press Sunday, New Jersey governor Chris Christie explained himself as the following: “I’m huggable and lovable. I am not abrasive at all. I — listen, I’m honest. And I wish we had more of it in politics. You know what people are tired of in politics? They’re tired of blow-dried — tested answers that are given by political consultants to politicians and everybody sounds the same.” Yet when asked about same-sex marriage, Christie didn’t budge an inch from the GOP party line (across 44 states, anyhow):

Maverick. Truly.

Christie: ‘I am huggable and loveable’ [Politico]
Chris Christie: ‘I Am Not A Fan Of Same-Sex Marriage’ [Towleroad]