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NJ Mayor’s $29.78 Food Stamp Challenge Begins Reviewed by thevixi on . This Is Article About NJ Mayor’s $29.78 Food Stamp Challenge Begins

  Social media-savvy Mayor Cory Booker posted a photo of a crumpled receipt Monday morning to Facebook and Twitter. The Newark, N.J.,  mayor wasn’t filing expenses; he was showing supporters what he’ll be eating for the next week as he takes on the food stamp challenge. Starting today and going until Dec. 12, Booker will eat only [...]

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NJ Mayor’s $29.78 Food Stamp Challenge Begins

ht cory booker receipt nt 121203 wblog Cory Bookers Food Stamp Challenge Starts With a Grocery Bill  Social media-savvy Mayor Cory Booker posted a photo of a crumpled receipt Monday morning to Facebook and Twitter. The Newark, N.J.,  mayor wasn’t filing expenses; he was showing supporters what he’ll be eating for the next week as he takes on the food stamp challenge. Starting today and going until Dec. 12, Booker will eat only what he can buy with $29.78, ... more→

Fey, Poehler to Host Golden Globes

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are teaming up for the Golden Globes. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Dick Clark Productions and NBC announced Monday that the pair of "30 Rock" and "Parks and Recreation" stars have signed on to host the 70th annual Golden Globes ceremony after British comedian Ricky Gervais' three-year reign as the show's acerbic emcee. "The unparalleled comedic timing of Tina and Amy will surely have viewers wanting to tune-in to see them in action," said Takla-O'Reilly, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, ... more→

First Read: Christie keeps the door open

***Christie keeps the door open: If you thought that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie would use his address at the Reagan Presidential Library to close the door on a possible presidential bid, think again. Last night, he delivered a speech that rebuked Barack Obama’s presidency (just a few weeks after Christie stood by the president to inspect the flooding in New Jersey). “We watch a president who once talked about the courage of his convictions, but still has yet to find the courage to lead,” ... more→