Predictably, the Internet caught onto the story and it took on a life of its own.
A new Tumblr blog, SuperCoryBooker is actively creating memes about the mayor. The hashtag #CoryBookerStories, which is giving the Newark mayor the Chuck Norris treatment, is also trending in the United States.
Here's some of our favorites from the hashtag:
@StephenSteglik: Corey Booker can win a game of "Connect Four" with only three moves #CoryBookerStories
@SayethSimon: Cory Booker isn't afraid of the dark. The dark is afraid of Cory Booker. #CoryBookerStories
@ChloeAngyal: Superheroes dress up as Cory Booker on Halloween #CoryBookerStories
@SayethSimon: Ann Romney's life was filled with struggles, until she met Cory Booker. #CoryBookerStories
@jimgeraghty: Billy Joel didn't start the fire. But Cory Booker put it out. #CoryBookerStories
@sethdmichaels: The honey badger cares about @CoryBooker. #corybookerstories
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