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The Truth About Governor Christie's Weight

Ocean Robbins | Posted 09.28.2016 | Politics
Ocean Robbins

On September 22, news broke that governor and U.S. presidential candidate Chris Christie had given General Michael Cunniff, the leader of New Jersey's 9,000+ national guardsmen, a weighty ultimatum.

Jason Linkins

'Let's Have Some Random Doctors Guess Chris Christie's Weight!' Said Someone At Politico, Apparently | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

Chris Christie's year has been more than a little bit tough, what with "Bridgegate" and its attendant melodramas. But one thing he's got going for him...

OUCH: Christie Slams Letterman

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) slammed "Late Show" host David Letterman Wednesday, pledging his allegiance to Letterman's successor, Stephen Colbe...


The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

For all the hubbub about the tastefulness of Chris Christie fat jokes, the newly-reelected governor of New Jersey proved he can take a joke on Friday ...

Chris Matthews Takes A Crack At Chris Christie And Wife

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.08.2013 | Media

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's weight has been a key concern during his years in the public eye, prompting the release of a medical report declaring...

Chris Christie On Surgery: 'I Was In Charge'

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.13.2013 | Politics

In the wake of media attention surrounding his under-the-radar gastric band surgery, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) told reporters at a news confe...

Chris Christie Reveals Secret To His Popularity

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) made fun of himself in a parody video released Tuesday. And this time, it did not center on his weight. The not-...

What Is Gastric Band Surgery, Anyway?

Posted 05.10.2013 | Healthy Living

Following the urging of his family and doctors, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie underwent weight loss surgery in February in an effort to lose his ...

WATCH: Al Sharpton's Sage Advice For Chris Christie

Posted 05.07.2013 | Media

If Gov. Chris Christie needs any help with his journey to a healthier self, Al Sharpton will be there to assist. The MSNBC host was stopped in New...

Chris Christie: The Biggest Winner?

Rachele M. Pojednic, PhD | Posted 04.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Rachele M. Pojednic, PhD

Chris Christie's weight doesn't have to be a discussion about presidential fitness, fame-seeking physicians, or snarky late night TV hosts. But it should initiate a dialogue about the literal, physical health of the nation, and Governor Christie would do well by starting it.

Governor Chris Christie Not Fit to Be President

Steve Siebold | Posted 04.14.2013 | Politics
Steve Siebold

With obesity being such a problem in the entire world and right here in the United States, having a leader who laughs it off and even jokes about it on national television is of major concern.

Chris Christie's Moment of Truth

Mark Joseph | Posted 04.12.2013 | Politics
Mark Joseph

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie may not have liked the public scolding he got from former White House doctor Connie Mariano, but if he's smart, he'...

'Leave The Poor Guy Alone!'

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

David Axelrod, who previously served as a senior advisor to President Barack Obama, came to Republican Gov. Chris Christie's defense on Friday after f...

Can You Be Obese And Still Healthy?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 02.08.2013 | Healthy Living

When former White House physician Dr. Connie Mariano expressed concern that Chris Christie's weight may make him unfit for office and could be a decid...

13 Things Chris Christie Has Said About His Weight

Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's weight has been in the news a lot this week, from a self-deprecating appearance on "The Late Show With David Letterma...

WATCH: Al Sharpton Offers To Help Chris Christie Lose Weight

Posted 02.06.2013 | Black Voices

What's more unlikely than Al Sharpton and Chris Christie teaming up together? Well the two men, who are usually on separate sides of the political spe...

Chris Christie Snaps Back At Former White House Doctor Over Weight Comments

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

SEA GIRT, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is lashing out at a former White House doctor who said she worries about the governor dying in offic...

Former White House Doc 'Worried' About Christie 'Dying In Office'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) may not be shy about addressing his weight head on -- occasionally injecting levity into discussions about his size -- bu...

'The View' Needs a New Perspective

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 02.12.2013 | Women
Hayley Rose Horzepa

I was reminded of how out-of-touch these shows might actually be when Barbara, the host and creator of "The View," posed questions to both Chris Christie and Kim Kardashian that only a grandma or great aunt could get away with asking.

5 Modern Presidents Over 200 Pounds

Posted 12.12.2012 | Healthy Living

When Barbara Walters asked New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie whether he is too fat to become president, Christie dismissed the question as "ridiculous," ...

WATCH: Barbara Walters' Brutal Question To Chris Christie

Posted 12.12.2012 | Media

Barbara Walters did not hold back during her interview with Gov. Chris Christie. The ABC News correspondent interviewed the New Jersey governor for...

Chris Christie Makes Fun Of Fat Jokes

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

The office of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) put out a release on Wednesday, making light of some of the media stories that have helped define his...

Chris Christie Opens Up About 'Difficult' Weight Struggle

Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

In an interview with ABC News, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) discussed the issue of his weight, saying, "It's a really difficult thing to deal wi...

Christie Responds To Kimmel's Jabs At His Weight

Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) responded to jokes comedian Jimmy Kimmel made about his weight at the White House Correspondents Dinner on Saturday...

Chris Christie Answers Questions About His Weight

Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie ended months of speculation about the possibility he could enter the GOP presidential primary contest on Tuesday du...