Last night on the Daily Show, Jon Stewart mocked freshman Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas), the firebrand conservative whose pugnacious style has been criticised by both Democrats and Republicans.
Calling Cruz the “The Most Hated Man in the Senate” — a title which Stewart compared to “the lowest-rated show on NBC” — Stewart alleged the Texas Tea Party favourite has touted conspiracy theories and smeared his colleagues on the Senate floor.
Cruz is reportedly considering a bid for the presidency. However, Stewart noted, Cruz was born in Canada
“Our beloved Texas freedom fighter is nothing but a dirty syrup guzzler!” Stewart said. “What a terrible twist, eh?
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