Chris Christie called into a sports radio show on Wednesday to explain why it appeared he was pouring a bag of M&Ms into a larger box of M&Ms at a basketball game last week. Naturally, the picture looked bad for a guy that takes lots of cracks about his weight.

So, Christie called into Boomer & Carton, a New York sports radio show to explain the pic in question:

While the pic looks damning and gluttonous, Christie explained on the show that at some arenas, a box of M&Ms contains a bag of M&Ms inside it:

Sources: Gawker