Numerous reports indicate Chris Christie is suspending his campaign, with a formal announcement later today).

Details to follow.

Having committed campaign murder/suicide in the last debate by berating Marco Rubio (who deserves his own blame for not properly defending himself), there was not much left for Christie to do after his 5th place finish in New Hampshire.

New Hampshire Primary Results

Christie dropping out is not unexpected — the readers put him near the top of those expected to suspend their campaigns. Who will be next?

Reader Poll Who Will Drop Out after New Hampshire

I think this is a fair assessment not only of Christie’s current campaign, but of his political persona: