Former Democratic Sen. Al Franken roasted his old Republican colleague Ted Cruz while guest-hosting Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday.
During his monologue, Franken listed a series of “threats” facing the country before getting to one of the graver issues of our time.
“I really think one of the most serious issues facing our country today is just how big a dick Ted Cruz is,” he said to uproarious applause. “I’ve said it before, but I probably liked Ted Cruz more than most of my colleagues liked Ted Cruz, and I hate Ted Cruz. Ted Cruz is probably one of the most famous senators because, as I mentioned, he’s a huge dick.”
Franken’s barb did not go unnoticed by the Texas senator, who tweeted Franken is a “serial groper” in reference to the scandal that ultimately led to his resignation from the Senate in 2018. Oddly, Cruz further claimed Franken was “catcalling” him:
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