Ted Cruz’s first general election campaign ad is out against Dem challenger Robert “Beto” O’Rourke and it’s a musical number that takes issue with the fact that O’Rourke is going by “Beto” and not Robert, accusing him of changing it to fit in:

“Liberal Robert wanted to fit in. So he changed his name to Beto. And hid it with a grin.”

Listen here:

That’s right. Rafael “Ted” Cruz is mad at someone for using a nickname on the campaign trail to “fit in”?

But it’s actually kind of catchy, no?

Rafael defended the ad on CNN this morning:

O’Rourke is fighting back saying he’s been called “Beto” since he was born:

And Beto has proof!

Exit question: How soon until Beto plays the Canada card?

It worked for Trump…