As the Gang of Eight’s immigration bill tears though Congress (and the proposed border fence) like a speeding locomotive, Sen. Ted Cruz’s stand as an immovable object on border security has won him a fan at the Drudge Report. A screen shot for posterity tweeted from Cruz’s account garnered more than 700 retweets within a couple of hours.

The only thing missing was a Man of Steel reference, and a Superman logo retrofitted with a “C” was a hit with readers.

Pride? It’s been a while since we’ve heard the word used like that, but we could get used to it.