For those who don’t live in New Jersey you might not get this story. While Governor Christie made the spotlight briefly as a presidential candidate, his episode shutting down the NJ government due to a budget impasse while a constitutional requirement was legit. But the photos of Christie caught on a closed public beach have turned his episode into a viral web phenomenon.
The Christie Snub
It all started when a photographer from the Newark Star Ledger rented an airplane on July 2, 2017 to take photos of the closed public park beaches. He had a hunch that maybe, just maybe, Christie, whose governor summer home is on one of those beaches (Island Beach State Park). He hit gold and got his shot – Christie on a closed state beach. The rest is what happens when stories go viral on the internet.
Christie on closed Island Beach State Park public beach on 7/2/2017.
Photo Credit: Andrew Mills – NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
Christie on the Beach Going Viral in All Kinds of Places
Shortly after the image was posted, Photoshop editors went to work and started posting images on the web. Here are some that we’ve found. Enjoy. And if you’d like to make one yourself, look for the image blow and save it. Add it to your photos with the hashtag #christiet3c and we’ll share it.
Now It’s Your Turn to Make Christie Present at Your Event
Download and create your own Christie Closed Beach Chair image. Right click and save the image. Use any basic photo editing app to add Christie to your image. Tag your image #christiet3c and if we see it, we’ll add it to this post.
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