You may or may not recall that I Tweeted this Friday, when the N.J. governor abased himself before The Donald:
I take back every good thing I ever said about Christie. Obviously, I was WRONG https://t.co/V0ihkFCfb3
— Brad Warthen (@BradWarthen) February 26, 2016
Well, I was not alone with the mea culpas. Of course, others had more to atone for:
Newspaper that endorsed Christie: ‘Boy, were we wrong’
The New Hampshire Union Leader backed the wrong presidential candidate, the paper said in an editorial posted online Monday evening.
The influential newspaper endorsed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie last November, but his endorsement of Donald Trump is apparently a bridge too far.
“Despite his baggage, we thought that as a Republican governor in a Democratic-leading state he had the skills and experience the presidency needs (and hasn’t had of late),” publisher Joseph McQuaid wrote. “We also thought he had the best chance to take on and face down Donald Trump.”
“Boy, were we wrong,” McQuaid added….
I mean, at least I never endorsed the guy, unlike those pathetic losers in New Hampshire…