02/12/2014 10:37 pm ET Updated Feb 12, 2014

Chris Christie's Entire Career Reeks

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Has there ever been a political reversal of fortune as rapid and as absolute as the one just experienced by Chris Christie? At warp speed, the governor of New Jersey has gone from the most popular politician in the country to the most embattled; from the Republicans’ brightest hope for 2016 to a man with an FBI target on his back.

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