On TV's "Jersey Shore"
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"They parachute these people onto the Jersey Shore and try to make America think these are Jersey people, and they're not. They're New Yorkers. They ought to take them out to Montauk, all the way out on the point, and leave them there. And don't drop bread crumbs, so they can't find their way back."
-- May 6, 2011: Taking aim at MTV's "Jersey Shore." Christie, of Irish and Sicilian lineage, called cast member Vinny Guadagnino "ridiculous and a moron."