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Question of the week: Did traffic jam controversy derail Christie’s bid?

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in the middle of a controversy over staff members playing “dirty tricks” by orchestrating traffic jams in cities.

Will the backlash over the traffic jams ruin his potential bid for president? Participate in this week’s poll:

Last week’s results:

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  • DanielJanuary 12, 2014 - 7:12 am

    The DNC controlled lame-stream and the nutcase network MSNBC haven't worked themseles into something so petty as N.J. traffic since they desperatley tried to paint and parrot in unison that Paul Ryan was a "liar" merely because he didn't remember his 25 years old marathon time to the minute. This is the same biggoted lame-stream that sent hundreds of reporters to tiny Wasila Alaska to pliage tras cans, harrass neighbors and librarians and then stalk Palin's family. They couldn't come up with anything so they all parroted in unison that Palin was "stupid" because Russia can be seen from a portion of Alaska. Other than FOX we have no investigative news media, instead of propping up the extremely deficient Obama, the out-of-cotrol sexual predetor Clinon and the corrupt Hilary and instead vetted and publized it, we would have never been stuck with these dogs.

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  • Mike KirchubelJanuary 12, 2014 - 12:27 pm

    Thanks, Danny. I needed a good laugh and you touched on all the bases. Good recap of the last 20 years of Fox.

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  • PornacJanuary 12, 2014 - 9:51 am

    I read all of the pApers.

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  • CD BrooksJanuary 12, 2014 - 2:48 pm

    This guy was supposedly the number one GOP contender(?) and he never had a prayer. The quality representation such as it is, goes downhill from there. Sorry, I'm going to repeat what I said before the last presidential election (check the results). Republican candidates, you should just stay home and have compassion for your misinformed constituency. They could donate their dollars to a worthwhile cause.

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  • Now we need a good youtube video....ofJanuary 12, 2014 - 3:29 pm

    Hillary Clinton, riding the Beast, not controlling her Demons....all the evil laughs ect....that accompany we came, we saw, he died.....goes with President Obama saying that he is good at Killing people by drone...really we need a Good Video of Clinton clips

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  • Mike KirchubelJanuary 12, 2014 - 3:40 pm

    They dont exist. Dont you think they would be wallpapered all ovee the right wing media if they existed? They are but right wing wet dreams.

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  • I Don't like you anymore...January 12, 2014 - 4:53 pm

    Guess what your column will be plastered with tomorrow, video clips of Hillary being evil. One set of stuff I can't find is where early on I think Hillary was working with a female partner, for the CIA maybe refurbishing and selling helicopters to the Contras????? anyway some Federal prosecutor in some Northwest State found out and there was some dispute going on and he ended up dead.....This is only if I remember correctly, I may be wrong about this one.....Bushes Clintons, Obama are all working for the evil people.

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  • http://whatreallyhappened.com/RANCHO/POLITICS/BODIES.htmlJanuary 12, 2014 - 5:04 pm

    Republican/Democrat they are all evil, and we all happily and stupidly reelect and reelect and reelect them.

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Living

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