The GOP Is Changing, And That’s Good
Nikki Haley Keeps Making a Mess of Things
Don’t Get Too Excited About California’s Senate Race Just Yet
Climate Catastrophizing Finally Backfiring on Radical Environmentalists
Separation of Church and State
Will Nikki Haley Claim The Declaration of Independence, Constitution ‘Not the Same’ and...
GOP Leaders, Listen to Your Base
Conspiracy Theories on the Right are Finally Being Proven True
Airdrops and Elections
I’m Running for Congress to Take Action and Deliver Results
Gavin Newsom Visits the Southern Border After Handing Out Freebies to Illegal Migrants
Ted Cruz: 'Joe Biden Campaigned on Dismantling the Southern Border'
Biden's Sending More Aid to Gaza, but That's Not the Only Issue
Joe Biden's 2024 Chances Look Grim As Trump Tops the Polls
Hundreds of J6 Cases Could Be Shortened in Massive Court Win
Tipsheet

Ted Cruz Called A Basketball Hoop A "Basketball Ring" And Twitter Was Not Happy

Last night, in a relatively harmless attempt to pander to an Indiana crowd, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) tried to quote the movie "Hoosiers." Instead, he found himself to be the latest internet laughingstock after he referred to a basketball hoop as a "basketball ring."

Advertisement

Brutal. Pro tip: when talking to the most basketball-obsessed part of the country, it's a good idea to make sure you've got all the terminology down.

The internet, on the other hand, got quite the chuckle from the gaffe:

Advertisement

And, of course, it wouldn't be a Ted Cruz joke without a Zodiac Killer reference:

Join the conversation as a VIP Member

Recommended

Trending on Townhall Videos

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement