Chris Christie tried to convince 23 million Americans he supports medical marijuana. He doesn’t

Filed in National by on September 18, 2015

“Tell it like it is.” That’s how Chris Christie bills his presidential campaign. He’s supposed to be the guy that can tell the hard truths and cut through the fog of campaign silliness to take on the real problems that face our country.

So it was fascinating to watch this scion of truthfulness twist and contort his views on marijuana like a Philly pretzel in an attempt to soften his hardline stance.

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Rob Tornoe is a local cartoonist and columnist, and can be seen in The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Press of Atlantic City, The News Journal, and the Dover Post chain of newspapers. He's also a contributor to Media Matters and WHYY. Web site: Twitter: @RobTornoe

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  1. Jason330 says:

    In the blizzard of fabrications, the torrent of bullshit…the tsunami of misinformation that is this GOP race for the nomination – it is mugs game to try and run down all the individual lies.

  2. bamboozer says:

    Jason330, yes. It’s the classic “baffle ’em with bullshit” ploy. But like all things Republican they don’t know when to quit and continue the game long after it’s up and over. As for medical marijuana well…… Seems it took four years to get a single dispensary up and running in this state, perhaps your Tornoe could give us a cartoon on that one as well.