Experiment of the Day: Cory Booker's Life on Food Stamps

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Experiment of the Day: Cory Booker's Life on Food Stamps
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Newark's celebrity mayor Cory Booker is living on food stamps this week, keeping the promise he made on Twitter last month to walk in the shoes of his struggling neighbors in the East Coast's industrial hub city. Today, he had no choice but to skip his cup of coffee this morning and tweeted about it.

This Is Funny, You Should Watch It of the Day

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If you can't beat 'em, join 'em -- in a new, Seinfeldian comedy sketch released by Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, he pokes fun at his exasperation with Democratic Newark Mayor Cory Booker and his superhero exploits. But when Mitt Romney calls, there's one situation for which Booker isn't prepared...

[playbook]

Superhero Collaboration of the Day

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Superhero Collaboration of the Day
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Ryan Gosling, famed for saving a woman from being hit by a NYC taxi, and Cory Booker, who famously one-upped him a week later by rescuing a woman from a burning building, are the stars of a new web comic. Gosling and Booker, by writers Mike Drucker and Sean Crespo and artist Corey Pandolph, may or may not feature Capt. Sully, Phoenix Jones, and mini Batman.

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Ryan Gosling One-Up of the Day

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Ryan Gosling One-Up of the Day
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Cory Booker, the popular mayor of Newark, NJ, has burnished his reputation by saving a woman from a burning building.

A roundup of the day's best Booker headlines from around the Internets:

Booker visits Piers Morgan tonight to discuss the rescue, in addition to gun laws and the Trayvon Martin case.

[piersmorgantonight]