Right-Wing Media Go Wild For Sen. Cruz's Fake Filibuster

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Following a 21 hour fake filibuster by Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), right-wing media figures were quick to praise the effort as "genius." Fox host Sean Hannity opened his September 25 show, Hannity, with an over-the-top montage of Sen. Cruz's filibuster alongside images of Gadsden flags, American flags, trains, and Americans getting their hair cut, while conservative radio host Bill Cunningham compared Cruz to Davy Crockett, James Bowie, and John Wayne:

Posted In
The Senate
Person
Sean Hannity, Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, Bill Cunningham
Show/Publication
The Rush Limbaugh Show, Hannity
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