Saturday, December 27, 2014

Top Ten list hits Gov. Christie right in the breadbasket

Chris Christie's name was never mentioned - but we all got the message

Top Ten list hits Gov. Christie right in the breadbasket

In this photo released by CBS Broadcasting, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, left, chats with David Letterman, right, during his first visit to CBS’ “Late Show with David Letterman,” on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 in New York.  (AP Photo/CBS Broadcasting, Jeffrey Neira)
In this photo released by CBS Broadcasting, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, left, chats with David Letterman, right, during his first visit to CBS’ “Late Show with David Letterman,” on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/CBS Broadcasting, Jeffrey Neira) ASSOCIATED PRESS

 

All kinds of famous people have has gastric bypass surgery to trim down their tummies: Randy Jackson, Sharon Osbourne, Al Roker, even vampire author Anne Rice.

But it took New Jersey Governor Chris Christie undergoing the less invasive gastric band procedure, performed laparoscopically, to really focus public attention on this radical route to weight loss.

Last night, on David Letterman’s Late Show. We got "The Top Ten Things You Don’t Want to Hear from Your Doctor After Gastric Band Band Surgery". Christie wasn’t specifically mentioned although Dave did say he was “very tired of the governor of New Jersey struggling with this.”

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So we’re pretty sure whom this was pointed at. And away we go:


 

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