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Christie Apologists Hit Rock Bottom: Why The Right's Lame, New Defense Is Doomed To Fail

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FORT LEE, NJ - JANUARY 09: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie enters the Borough Hall in Fort Lee to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee, New Jersey. According to reports Christie's Deputy Chief of Staff Bridget Anne Kelly is accused of giving a signal to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge, allegedly as punishment for the Fort Lee, New Jersey mayor not endorsing the Governor during the election. (Photo by Spencer | Spencer Platt via Getty Images

The right is predictably invoking Benghazi and the IRS to protect Chris Christie. Here's why it'll never work

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