Then as now, when she mentioned she grew up in Short Hills, N.J., it put people in mind of Philip Roth.
Brittany is blonde, attractive but not beautiful, a native of a blue-collar town in Camden County, N.J.
Whitney Houston was born in Newark, N.J., the daughter of Cissy Houston, a well-known gospel and RB backup singer.
William Watley, from Newark, N.J., waiting on the Mall: I was born in Missouri in 1947.
This earned him a Tea Party Nation tweet: "Liberal Jello blob Chris Christie thanks Obama by expanding Obamacare to N.J."
Uncertain and all of 19, tall and striking Marion “Mimi” Beardsley rode the train from Trenton, N.J..
Stanger was born in Short Hills, N.J., and spent her youth vacationing at the Jersey Shore.
Those proved to be big words for a little girl growing up in inner-city Newark, N.J.