NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has made the cover of this week’s Time magazine, but he’s not thrilled with how he’s portrayed.
“Wait till you see this picture on the cover of Time, I look like Tony Soprano,” Christie said.READ MORE: Bodycam Video Shows Moments Before NYPD Lieutenant Was Shot In Ankle Apprehending Suspect In The Bronx
The governor said the photograph, along with the headline “The Boss” makes him look like a mobster.
Italian-American organizations are upset and agree, saying the picture was clearly intended to look like a mugshot.READ MORE: Several People Shot Outside Queens Laundromat, Police Investigating
Christie tried to laugh off the cover, saying he’s concerned it may ruin his relationship with another “boss” — his musical idol Bruce Springrsteen.
The magazine hits newsstands Friday.MORE NEWS: COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta Variant
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