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Ted Cruz Is (Still) Running for President
Texas Monthly Magazine, by R. G. Ratcliffe

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/2/2018 10:40:10 AM

Save for the occasional stains left by waters that rose roughly three feet high, the outside of the brick ranch-style homes along Lucian Lane looked mostly untouched. The grim evidence of Hurricane Harvey’s unprecedented flooding was instead marked by piles of debris lining the streets: crumbling Sheetrock, warped dressers, soggy mattresses, faded photos in shattered frames, an elliptical trainer that looked like a mangled grasshopper. Members of Team Rubicon, an emergency response outfit run by military veterans, had already scoured this neighborhood in Friendswood, a middle-class suburb southeast of Houston, gutting the houses and hauling the storm’s detritus to the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: thomthomp, 1/2/2018 10:58:36 AM     (No. 11497640)

And Texas Monthly is still a left wing rag. And OBTW, granted Ted Cruz is not the most photogenic of people, but could they have found a WORSE picture of him, taken from below with deep shadows? Did the photographer take lessons from Jill Greenberg?

https://www.imediaethics.org/does-a-biased-photographer-shoot-biased-photos/

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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/2/2018 11:09:27 AM     (No. 11497654)

What #1 said.

And that photo - a very recent one from November - makes him appear to be blown up on steroids.

I do not believe that Ted Cruz will ever be president of the United States of America.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 1/2/2018 11:14:09 AM     (No. 11497658)

I would prefer to see Cruz taking Ginsberg´s place on SCOTUS. Or as chief justice, displacing the weenie.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: planetgeo, 1/2/2018 11:14:32 AM     (No. 11497659)

Still would like to see him on the Supreme Court.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Hugh Akston, 1/2/2018 11:16:29 AM     (No. 11497664)

Did he change his birth certificate to show he was born here or a sovereign US territory to TWO citizens parents? No? Still born in Canada to a non-citizen father and citizen mother? He gets a legal shortcut to ´naturalized´ citizen status via revisions to the Immigration and Naturalization Act in 1934 but he is not eligible for Pres/VP as a ´natural born´ citizen.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: starboard, 1/2/2018 11:16:59 AM     (No. 11497665)

How about AG?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Tishimself, 1/2/2018 11:22:38 AM     (No. 11497675)

Big deal.


Mitt is still trying to maintain a national profile, what do you think his motivations are?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 1/2/2018 11:25:19 AM     (No. 11497680)

I am with #3 and 4. I think he would be a great asset in the Supreme Court.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: sorosisbehindit, 1/2/2018 11:27:24 AM     (No. 11497685)

I went to both a Cruz rally and a Trump rally early in the race. I was for Cruz and my husband for Trump.
But when Cruz did what he did at the RNC convention... I doubt he would get my vote for Senator if I lived in Texas.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: scottc, 1/2/2018 12:09:07 PM     (No. 11497731)

Ted Cruz is (still) not eligible to be President.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: John56, 1/2/2018 1:25:35 PM     (No. 11497814)

TM ran 2 different covers with their latest issue and articles on Cruz and his likely opponent, "Beto" O´Rourke (D-Not Hispanic).


Suffice to say which article was the more positive.

And I´m kind of upset that the copy O got didn´t have Cruz on the cover. They said half were Cruz, half "Beto" ( D- Not Hispanic).

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Yorkiemom, 1/2/2018 6:18:07 PM     (No. 11498028)

I´d take Cruz over any Dem. Romney too.

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