Yesterday we posted the doctored up video that the media has been circulating of Governor Christie and Bill Brown going at it over the Rutgers Rowan Merger at a Burlington County Town Hall meeting. That original video, in its heavily edited form, was inadequate. However, it was all we had.
We now we have the entire audio exchange between the Governor and Bill Brown, so you can decide for yourself what was justified and what was not.
Yesterday, we admonished Brown for being disrespectful at the event. I even go so far as to believe that this incident damaged the anti-merger movement. Christie still should not have called him an “idiot,” which was also disrespectful, but the entire exchange was totally inappropriate before that even occurred. Christie should have been allowed to have his say as well.
Watch and decide for yourself: