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Cory Booker: Let’s Label GMOs

Cory Booker expresses support for labeling GMO foods.

Cory Booker has a lot of fans among progressives — not just in New Jersey, but across the country. His commentaries on topics from food stamps to prison reform to solar energy are quoted, memed, and placed on internet pedestals. However, one tweet from Sunday will likely not be proudly repeated by many of Booker’s… Read more »

Cory Booker Food Stamp Challenge: The NJ Mayor Responds To Critics

His mission is to raise awareness of the thousands of Americans who rely on food stamps.

Cory Booker responded to critics of his food stamp challenge on “Piers Morgan Tonight” on Friday. The New Jersey mayor noted that he hopes his actions will inspire “a more heated debate” about food stamps. The Newark, NJ mayor is more than halfway through a week of living on the monetary equivalent of food stamps…. Read more »

Chris Christie Will Run Again In 2013

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Chris Christie, the New Jersey governor who emerged as a bipartisan hero for his pre-election efforts to work with the administration of President Obama (a frequent target of criticism from Christie in the past), will be running again in 2013 in a bid for a second term at the helm of the state. Chris Christie’s… Read more »

Mayor Cory Booker Invites Hurricane Sandy Victims To His House

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Newark mayor Cory Booker has been on a tweeting spree since Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey, and now he is using the social media site to invite victims to stay with him. A user complained to Booker that she didn’t have power at her house. Booker responded, “There is someone at my house now (Eric)…. Read more »

Armie Hammer Pulls A Batman, Rescues Woman From Car Wreck

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Armie Hammer is the latest celebrity superhero after saving a woman from a car wreck last Friday night. Hammer is a rising star in Hollywood with an upcoming role in The Lone Ranger and significant Batman buzz and has earned celebrity superhero distinction after he and model Leeann Tweeden intervened in a tragic situation last… Read more »

Superhero Newark Mayor Cory Booker Helps Launch Social Media News Site

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No stranger to Twitter, Newark mayor Cory Booker is helping to launch a social news site called #waywire. (Hashtag included. Which will probably get annoying for people who work for it, like “hashtag waywire. No, not the word ‘hashtag.’ Just a hasht… like the number sign? Just a number sign and the word ‘waywire.’ One… Read more »

Cory Booker Says He and President Obama Are Cool After Disagreement

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Liberal hero Cory Booker was a seemingly teflon Democrat star after a few years of being Newark’s resident superhero and celebrity mayor. In addition to being young and handsome, Cory Booker is a social media notable, even reaching out and helping stranded Newark residents on Twitter when a heavy snowfall left some without diapers. But… Read more »

Cory Booker is the New Chuck Norris on Twitter

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OMG, the Cory Booker-related lulz. You might have just heard of Cory Booker today, if you are not from the area. As a former Newark resident, I’ve been swooning over the hottie mayor of Jersey’s most mocked city since I resided there for a brief time in 2007. Booker is young and handsome, and unusually… Read more »

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Saves Woman From Fire

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Newark Mayor Cory Booker suffered second degree burns last night as he helped rescue his neighbors from a fire. USA Today reports that Booker suffered from smoke inhalation and second-degree burns. After he was treated and released from the hospital he told News 12 New Jersey that he was just thankful that everyone was OK…. Read more »