By PolitickerNJ Staff | November 20th, 2012 - 5:27pm
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On her visit to the statehouse this afternoon, television personality Barbara Walters had little time for the press corps faithful.

Approached by two reporters as she stood with her producer after taping a segment with Gov. Christie, Walters seemed genuinely perplexed and somewhat annoyed at being approached.

"What is this for?" she demanded of the scribes, though she had just interviewed the man we all cover and was standing outside press row with an entourage of handlers and cameras.

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"As soon as you step into the lake on foot or in a boat, you're in the state's domain. I feel bad for the snake, and I hope it gets rescued before it dies when it gets cold. It didn't mean to get let out there. This snake should be one thing we can get together on and not worry about party affiliation. Unless the snake's a Democrat." - Republican Mount Arlington Mayor Arthur Ondish

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