I'm not a fan of a state taking over local government or local schools but, after years of not keeping up with the changing times, Atlantic City (where my wife's Mother is from) was in desperate need. Nice to see the City has stabilized, for now.
Atlantic City in New Jersey is no longer the East Coast entertainment mecca it once was and has facing more competition. Sadly, changes are needed.
Via WashFM, an awesome display of Christmas lights from Wall Township, New Jersey that uses pyrotechnics (the natural gas bill must be insane at Christmas time…). You can see more great Christmas lights on the upcoming finale of the Great Christmas Light Fight on ABC.
Uhhhhhhhhhhhhhh. pic.twitter.com/02JoWHtvVH — Ben Domenech (@bdomenech) December 10, 2013 Ya think? Related articles ‘It begs for memeing’: Is the Chris Christie ‘boob hover’ the new Sad Keanu? [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][pics] (twitchy.com) Oh Chris Christie, Did You Really Have To Take That Picture? (ijreview.com) (H/T Hot Air)[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
I know this headline can be taken any number of ways but, there easily could have been a different headline. This reminds me of when TIME used a reference to Springsteen to describe the Governor that he took as a mafia reference. Related articles Why is Chris Christie so liked? (saydaword.wordpress.com) Romney: Christie ‘Could Easily Become Our Nominee and Save Our Party’ (cnsnews.com) Chris Christie Re-elected Governor of New Jersey (nytimes.com)
With family located in Jersey, I always keep an ear out for New Jersey news. Via NJ.com A new poll has some good news for state Sen. Barbara Buono, the Democratic candidate for governor: She’s getting closer to Gov. Chris Christie. The bad news: She’s still 19 points behind. The Fairleigh Dicknson University PublicMind poll of 570 likely voters shows Christie leading Buono 59 percent to 40 percent. That’s down from a 33 percent lead for Christie early October, when …
With family in New Jersey, I like to keep an eye on Governor Christie news. The video is pretty good. If only Virginia had a dynamic, outspoken Governor like New Jersey's Governor Christie.