Chris Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey who has tried for years to lose weight, begged off a questions at a news conference about Hostess shutting down, quipping, "I know it! You people are the worst! This is a setup! I am not answering questions on Twinkies, no, no, no, no, no, no. It's bad that I even said the word 'Twinkie' from behind this microphone."