Game on. Ted Cruz issued a blunt challenge a few minutes ago to President Obama over what he says was unfair criticism of his stance on Syrian refugees — “come back and insult me to my face”:

Here’s the video:

Smart move for Cruz? So far, there’s mostly mocking on the thread from libs and even some conservatives (note: these tweets were from before the video was posted and it’s clear once watching the video that Cruz’s tone is nowhere near as combative as suggested):

https://twitter.com/robdelaney/status/667015342775017473

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