Twitter is the place for snark. Don't come into the neighborhood unless you can handle the dark corners of the mean streets. It doesn't matter if you're a journo, actor, or pol. But it's especially true if you're a pol. The latest takedown? Chris Christie and a report clearing him of wrongdoing in the Bridgegate scandal -- and one critics dismissed as "bogus."
The internal investigation released yesterday says Christie didn't know about the closing of lanes on the George Washington Bridge. Christie tells Diane Sawyer on ABC that he didn't know about it and that his former aides were...
Rick Klein (@rickklein) March 27, 2014
Twitter says, yeah right guv.
Not to be outdone by Christie, Trump has released an internal investigation that finds The Donald is "fantastic."
LOLGOP (@LOLGOP) March 27, 2014
How surprising! Chris Christie clears Chris Christie in Chris Christie's probe of Chris Christie's bridge scandal: http://t.co/u1PNfJyJjY
David Sirota (@davidsirota) March 27, 2014
Christie's Bridgegate investigation is baloney: Editorial http://t.co/v9Gk3ILI39
Kathy Flynn (@kathyflynn) March 27, 2014
But the media get just as much ribbing on the coverage of Christie by conservatives who wish Dems would get equal time in the hot seat.
Watching Diane Sawyer grill Christie on Bridgegate. Remember when Diane grilled Obama on Benghazi? Me neither.
toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) March 27, 2014
What we do know is that Christie has taken a big hit in popularity. In a recent poll, the New Jerseyite who sings "Born to Run" beat out the guy who runs the state and is maybe running for 2016.
carolynryan (@carolynryan) March 27, 2014
Vine: Chris Christie: "I think they love me in Iowa too Dianne, I've been there a lot." - http://t.co/lGJdNPqP95
Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) March 27, 2014
It could be that Christie was just "Dancing in the Dark" all along.
And the ObamaCare enrollees have hit 6 million. At least that's what the White House says. The conservative think tank Heritage Foundation begs to differ.
6 Million Obamacare Enrollees? Not So Fast: http://t.co/8YyK1wIDIz
Heritage Foundation (@Heritage) March 27, 2014
In the Throwback Thursday tweet-a-thon where nostalgia reigns, this tweet from Arkansas Sen. John Boozman harkens back to a, shall we say, more innocent time in 2009 when Barack Obama dreamed of healthcare for all.
Senator John Boozman (@JohnBoozman) March 27, 2014
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