Triumph the Insult Comic Dog roasts Beto O'Rourke, Ted Cruz
07 November, 2018, 09:11 | Author: Ted Wilson
Cruz did show the humility to pay tribute to O'Rourke for his campaign - as the boos rang out among his supporters - and what he had done to mobilise and energise young voters. Trump traveled to Houston in late October on Cruz's behalf.
For all Trump's much talked about disapproval ratings, a referendum on his presidency delivered millions of thumbs-ups. He raised a staggering $70 million, the most of any Senate candidate in history, according to USA Today.
But Cruz's win was not immediately evident, as might have been expected in a normal year for an incumbent Republican senator in Texas.
The last time we saw Triumph the Insult Comic Dog in action, in a 2016 Election special from back when we thought that comedy mattered, he was lamenting the fact that he couldn't get an interview with Ted Cruz. O'Rourke supported various progressive initiatives, including the implementation of universal health care and looser immigration laws.
Jim Carrey encouraged Democrat Texans to "vote like there's no tomorrow" on Twitter, and he took shots at Ted Cruz by calling him a "bloodsucker", which was depicted in an original drawing by Carrey.
"My confidence is in the people of Texas", O'Rourke told reporters on Monday night, moments before staging a raucous rally with Mariachi band at the University of Texas at El Paso, mere blocks from his home.
Cruz scoffed at the notion that O'Rourke could beat him.
"You told me this is very emotional for you", Haake noted.
In 2016, Cruz ran for president in a crowded GOP primary. "Please know this: we will ensure border security".
"They're filled with rage and hatred for the president".
However, that race meant Mr Cruz has a legacy of national infrastructure should he campaign for the White House again. A Democrat hasn't won a Texas Senate seat since 1988, and no one from the party has captured any statewide office since 1994, the nation's longest political losing streak.
Apple executives said that from now on, its earnings reports would no longer specify numbers of iPhones or other products sold. It expects between $89 billion and $93 billion in revenue for its next quarter, whereas Wall Street expects $93 billion.
Target last month raised the stakes for the all-important holiday shopping rush, offering USA customers free two-day shipping. Amazon has seemingly reacted to pressure from rivals before. "That's what today's price action tells you".
Pennsylvania is one of the USA states where citizens are asked to vote for the Senate and the House of Representatives. In Georgia he introduced former University of Georgia football Coach Vince Dooley to address the crowd of supporters.
Back then, Starbucks told the New York Times that it would leave it up to customers to interpret what was on the cup. So Christmas it is: The first design is green argyle with stars like that atop the Siren's crown in the company logo.
The company says the move is aimed at winding-down underperforming locations to focus resources on its more profitable operations. See a full list of Rona and Lowe's stores that are closing . "They probably had too many locations", he said.
Despite Palace recently having the upper hand over Chelsea , the Blues have historically been in control of this fixture. Palace, seeking a third win in four visits to their London rivals, looked more purposeful in the opening half hour.
While far from the highs of the past five years, this is only slightly above the five-year average for inventory levels. Sanctions on the country would lead to retaliation by Saudi Arabia which may then lead to higher oil prices.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for a halt to violence to pull Yemen back from the "precipice". The rebels were using the air base to launch attacks on the kingdom with drones and missiles, the spokesman, Col.
He gave no indication whether they made progress on settling an escalating tariff war over Beijing's technology policy. The two leaders agreed the trade dispute "should be handled properly through substantial consultation", Lu said.
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