March 14, 2016

I could have gone the rest of my life without seeing that scene from Aliens again, but Samantha Bee went there, illustrating Ted Cruz's Canadian birth with imagery that you will never, ever forget.

"How come he always looks like he's covered in a glistening layer of slime, even though we know that can't possibly be true?"

Watch, and she'll answer that question and more. Like whether he really uttered the words "teen tit film" on video. And whether preachers were involved. And maybe snakes.


Can you help us out?

For 18 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.