During a campaign speech in New Hampshire, former President Donald Trump light-heartedly made a joke about fellow Republican presidential candidate, Chris Christie, regarding his weight. However, things took an unexpected turn when an audience member reportedly referred to Christie as a “fat pig” and Trump playfully scolded them. Trump emphasized the need for civility, stating that it was disrespectful to call Christie names. This incident is not the first time Trump has made weight-related jokes about Christie, as he previously targeted his size on social media. Christie responded by highlighting his successful tenure as New Jersey’s governor and defending his competence for office. This episode highlights the evolving nature of political campaigns and the importance of treating opponents with respect and civility.