Cruz waited a while but he is not finally bragging about his victory over the late-night host.
Sen. Ted Cruz responded to a sketch on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” in which the late-night host suggested that God and Satan have decided that the Texas senator is going to hell.
Cruz reacted on Twitter after Jimmy Kimmel enlisted the help of comedian Billy Crystal and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl on Tuesday’s episode. Kimmel first speaks with Crystal, who played God, and then calls over Satan, played by Grohl, during the game “Who Goes Where?”
Cruz was quick to take to Twitter to respond to the jab, noting that Kimmel may still be sore after losing to the Senator at a charity basketball game earlier this year.
“Really getting into the Christmas spirit, Jimmy Kimmel just aired a skit with ‘God & Satan’ arguing and eventually deciding that I should go to Hell,” Cruz Tweeted. “It’s almost as if Jimmy’s feelings are still hurt that I kicked his a-- at hoops….”