As Twitchy reported Friday, Sen. Ted Cruz fired back at CNN after “New Day” host Chris Cuomo called him out for not appearing on CNN. Here’s how it played out:


As it turns out, Cuomo wasn’t yet done digging the hole he’d started for himself and replied to a tweeter who accused him of grandstanding and challenged him to air the complete Cruz interview.

OK, so Cruz and other members of the GOP did speak to CNN, just not to Chris Cuomo, so they could be “tested” by him.

Catherine Frazier, senior communications advisor to Sen. Cruz, had a word for Cuomo as well:

Hey Brian Stelter — is that graphic about Cruz being afraid to appear on CNN an apple or a banana?


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