There have more than a few comedians, including most recently Jimmy Kimmel, who have poked fun at Governor Christie's weight.

Why is it okay to take jabs at an elected official's weight, such as governor Christie, but yet, someone who had a similar stature of Christie, such as Luciano Pavarotti, one of the all-time great tenors, was never really made fun of for being overweight.

Here's the video of Jimmy Kimmel joking about governor Christie.


Is it fair that governor takes so much abuse for his weight? Take Jim's poll.