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Ted Cruz told people to ‘get a job’ and it wasn’t the slam-dunk he thought it was – 13 brutal comebacks

Once again we find ourselves asking ‘what’s the colour of the sky in Ted Cruz’s world?’ after he shared this suggestion for millions of unemployed Americans losing their unemployment benefits.

Here’s the news report that Cruz was responding to.

And here’s what the Texas senator had to say about it.

Very possibly it’s just a little bit more complicated than that, Ted.

And if Cruz thought it was a magnificent slam-dunk, he was unfortunately – and entirely predictably – disappointed, because the takedowns came thick and fast. Here are our 13 favourites.

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Ted Cruz said ‘America doesn’t leave Americans behind’ and the takedowns wrote themselves

Source Twitter @tedcruz H/T HuffPost

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