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Thursday, October 8, 2009

Hitting at the belt

Posted By on Thu, Oct 8, 2009 at 6:40 AM

New Jersey Democratic Gov. Jon Corzine, in a tough re-election battle, has found a fat target. Corzine is not so subtly using the excess weight of his Republican opponent Christopher Christie (pictured) against Christie.

Low blow? Research -- here's one example -- suggests playing on biases against fat people might be a fruitful line of attack.

(Mike Huckabee's weight loss gets a mention in the article linked above.)

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