Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Christie: Retired Rudy in "peanut gallery"

On Morning Joe today, Chris Christie fought back against Rudy Giuliani's recent claim that Christie should have been in his state during the holiday snowstorm.

"I understand this perception thing. I get it, and I've listened to everybody.

And listen, Rudy is wrong on this one. You know, I like Rudy a lot, too, but it's easy to sit in the peanut gallery and shoot away, which is what Rudy's doing.

I guess when you're retired and out of politics, it's easy to come on these shows and shoot away."

And here's the Giuliani broadside from January 7 that prompted Christie's reply.