Not only was Cory Booker a college athlete, but he’s a kick ass mayor AND apparently, a superhero. Well played, New Jersey.
Ryan Gosling One-Up of the Day: 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:
- “CORY BOOKER: Hero mayor saves Twitter from discussing Hilary Rosen story” (brooklynmutt)
- “Cory Booker Reminds Us All He’s Still a Superhero” (newsfeed)
- “Cory Booker (D-Krypton) Runs Into a Burning Building” (thinkprogress)
- “Full-Service Newark Mayor Rescues Woman From Fire, Becomes Meme” (hypervocal)
- “Meme of the morning: #corybookerstories (shortformblog)
Booker visits Piers Morgan tonight to discuss the rescue, in addition to gun laws and the Trayvon Martin case.