Mayor Cory Booker To Live On Food Stamps After Twitter Bet

Posted Nov 21, 2012

Newark, New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker has entered a bet to live on food stamps.  Some of his Twitter followers made the bet with him.  Mayor Booker will start living off food stamps sometime after Thanksgiving.  Mayor Booker is social media savvy and he used Twitter to inform people about how he was helping Hurricane Sandy victims.  He also live tweeted shelters that had availability for people.  Mayor Booker recently launched a video curation service called #waywire.

[TechCrunch]