If New Jersey Gov. Christie actually joins the 2012 presidential race, he risks a rapid fall from grace.
The governor appears to be feeling pretty confident about 2016, despite Bridgegate and a struggling economy in New Jersey.
A mandatory evacuation order is in effect for the New Jersey barrier islands, including casino haven Atlantic City.
[Primarily Stanford/Silicon Valley] Brain-damaged or of poor design. This refers to the allegedly wretched quality of such software as C, C++ and Unix (which originated at Bell Labs in Murray Hill, New Jersey). "This compiler bites the bag, but what can you expect from a compiler designed in New Jersey?" Compare Berkeley Quality Software. See also Unix conspiracy.