Cory Booker–a Rhodes Scholar, Star Trek geek, savvy social-media user and occasional shoveler of snow–works as the mayor of Newark, N.J. He also holds the unquestionable status of most bad-ass politician in the Garden State after rescuing a next-door neighbor from a house fire (!) and then noting it in a couple of late-night tweets:
Soon enough, #CoryBookerFacts were bubbling up. Read after the jump for highlights from the dozens that surfaced over the next several hours.
Given the popularity of the “Chuck Norris Facts” meme, comparisons to the actor were inevitable:
Here, some references to Jersey geography:
(Note: For the sake of constituent service, I’d hope that Mayor Booker would rescue any NY Waterways ferries first before solving Philly’s transportation issues.)
And everything else: