rollingstone.com - 7 days ago
Watch Jimmy Kimmel Roast Ted Cruz After Twitter Porn Flub
Jimmy Kimmel knew he'd been handed comedy gold in the lead-up to his monologue Tuesday night after Ted Cruz was caught in the middle of a controversy surrounding a damning late-night "like" on Twitter Monday.
"Senator Ted Cruz … so last night, his official personal Twitter account 'liked' – you know, you click 'like' – a hard-core porn video," the Jimmy Kimmel Live! host kicked off his show. "The video is from a genre known as 'stepmom porn,' which is, oh, he's a family-values guy. Just think: If only he did something this perverted during the campaign, he might be president now." Kimmel smiled broadly as he went on to hypothesize about how Cruz's Twitter account came to "like" the tweeted video. (The senator addressed the scandal with reporters Tuesday, blaming the embarrassing episode on a "staffing issue.") "I have to say, I love this stuff," Kimmel said.
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