VIDEO: Newark Mayor Cory Booker Puts Conan O'Brien on 'No Fly' List

Newark mayor defends his city with a bit of humor after O'Brien's Newark jab on the 'Tonight Show'...


Newark mayor Cory Booker most certainly puts on for his city.

Booker, a political rising star whose profile has risen significantly via the recent release of Newark documentary 'Brick City', wasted little time in returning fire at Conan O'Brien, who recently took a swipe at Newark during a 'Tonight Show' monologue.

We know the brotha is serious about his job and his city, but it's nice to see to he defended both with a sense of humor.

For more on Booker's media-saavy, check out The Root's 'Cory Booker's (Media) Deal with the Devil.'

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