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Philly Mayor Jim Kenney Responds to Chris Christie’s Comments about the Phillies and Their Fans

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Chris Christie – the failing governor of the state of New Jersey – went on a rant against the Phillies and their fans a few nights ago because, well, he’s desperate. He called Phillies fans awful people and yucked it up with some schmucks up in New York,

Enter Philly mayor, Jim Kenney. Kenney was on the WIP Morning Show today and discussed Christie’s comments with the morning team, saying Christie is bitter with nowhere to land. [CBS Philly]

“You’re gonna think this is strange for me to say this, but I kind of feel sorry for the guy. He’s got the biggest L on his forehead of anybody in the country. He’s the most unpopular mayor of the state of New Jersey in history. He threw all of his people under the bus after he shut the bridge down, he’s gonna send some of those guys to jail. He ran for president for one hot mess minute and then when that was over he was moonlighting [Donald] Trump thinking he was going to get a big job but forget that he put Jared Kushner’s father in jail so he wasn’t going to become an attorney general.

“And now I think he’s just bitter and has got nowhere to go. Who’s gonna hire him? He can’t get elected anything ever again and what corporation would ever take him on based on the all nasty things he said and the confrontations he created. I just think he’s just done.”

I guess the rivalry’s back? Listen to Kenney’s entire interview below.


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