Republican Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have commanded more bandwidth, airtime, and column inch than perhaps all the other candidates combined.
Both have also been the butt of jokes for comedians on air or stage across the country.
Joining in the debate on whether Trump or Cruz would be better as the nominee for the Republican or less repulsive is Bill Maher.
Maher sought to settle the debate by stating on his show that he would rather see Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas in the White House than businessman Donald Trump.
According to the HBO “Real Time” host, the choice between Trump and Cruz is not easy as both were like Mussolini and Joe McCarthy.
Trump is “the most thin-skinned person in human history,” Maher declared.
He further said that Trump overreacts to the smallest slights, “whereas Ted Cruz is immune to insults because he’s had to live in a world where everyone, everywhere hates him.”
He said he chose Mr. Cruz because Trump is a “lunatic” who might make people disappear.
Maher ended the program segment by washing his mouth with bleach and throwing on a hat with the slogan, “Better Ted Than Dead.”
Yvad Billings, Readers Bureau, Fellow
Edited by Jesus Chan
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