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Newark Mayor Cory Booker inspires legends after saving woman from fire

Posted by Zeninjor Enwemeka  April 14, 2012 03:12 PM

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By Julio Cortez/AP photo

Is Cory Booker the new Chuck Norris? The Newark mayor has become an internet sensation and sparked many legends after he saved a woman from a burning house. Though Booker said he's not a superhero, that hasn't stopped the interwebs from buzzing about the man, the myth, the legend.

A new tumblr blog SuperCoryBooker has been created, offering various memes about the mayor.

Booker's harrowing act has also inspired the Twitter hashtag #corybookerstories, with people offering various Chuck Norris-style myths and legends about the mayor.

Here is a sampling of some them:

See more here. Got a #corybookerstory? Share it in the comments below.

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