Weird Things You Learn about NJ Mayor Cory Booker on Twitter

Cory Booker, the mayor of Newark, New Jersey, is a rockstar in the Democratic party, and political pundits are practically united in their speculation that Booker is likely to take a run at the White House in 2016. Booker is also a rockstar in the Twitterverse where he has over 1,000,000 followers, which is over twice as many as Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. And Booker is unusually active with his Twitter account, which is apparently run by himself and not by staffers, and he seems to revel in posting detailed information about himself, some of which can be a little weird.

1. Cory Booker doesn’t drink.

2. Cory Booker Tebow-ed a baby.

3. Cory Booker likes Seinfeld.

4. Cory Booker meditates. Sort of.

5. Cory Booker seems to have a thing for Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.

6. Cory Booker has been a vegetarian for 20 years.

7. Cory Booker has confusing opinions about penguins.

8. Cory Booker is a jokester.

9. Cory Booker breaks up school kid fights.

10. Cory Booker has never smoked pot.