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TIME Magazine's most recent cover features a photo of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie with the headline, "The Elephant in the Room?" Is it appropriate to make Christie's weight an issue? Would this be done if it were a female candidate? Is TIME just printing what people are thinking? Or is it offensive?

Jim Braude and Margery Eagan talked to listeners about what they thought about it.

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