09/29/2011 10:11 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel Knows How To Get Chris Christie To Run (VIDEO)

Having a portly politician on the national stage is apparently too much for our late night hosts, who couldn't resist mocking New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's weight this week. First David Letterman made his "Top Ten" list essentially a series of fat jokes, and on Wednesday night Jimmy Kimmel joined in on the fun in his own way.

During a press conference on Tuesday Christie fielded question after question about his running for president, answering each one with a firm "No." But Kimmel has some footage from an interview that you might not have seen. As it turns out, one follower WAS able to convince Christie to run for president by appealing to his, um, "interests."


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