Sen. Ted Cruz responded to a sketch on “Jimmy Kimmel Reside” through which the late-night host prompt that God and Devil have determined that the Texas senator goes to hell.
Cruz reacted on Twitter after Jimmy Kimmel enlisted the assistance of comic Billy Crystal and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl on Tuesday’s episode. Kimmel first speaks with Crystal, who performed God, after which calls over Devil, performed by Grohl, in the course of the recreation “Who Goes The place?”
“Which one among us goes to get Ted Cruz?” Crystal asks.
After Grohl suggests to depart it to a recreation of rock-paper-scissors and loses, Crystal provides him Cruz.
“I don’t need him, Jimmy — that face for eternity?”
Cruz was fast to take to Twitter to answer the jab, noting that Kimmel should still be sore after shedding to the Senator at a charity basketball recreation earlier this 12 months.
“Actually moving into the Christmas spirit, Jimmy Kimmel simply aired a skit with ‘God & Devil’ arguing and finally deciding that I ought to go to Hell,” Cruz Tweeted. “It’s nearly as if Jimmy’s emotions are nonetheless harm that I kicked his a– at hoops….”
As beforehand reported, Kimmel and Cruz performed some one-on-one basketball after the host in contrast Cruz’s appears to that of an ocean bottom-dwelling blobfish. The senator then challenged Kimmel to a basketball recreation for charity, which he obliged. In the long run, Cruz beat Kimmel 11-9, with every of their baskets scoring as 1 level.
Now it appears Cruz is rubbing the victory within the late-night host’s face after receiving extra jabs from him on his ABC present.