Ted Cruz loves cheese. Just not cheeseheads.
April 4, 2016 - Uncategorized
KENOSHA, Wis. — Ted Cruz declared himself a big cheese fan Monday at the Mars Cheese Castle — but he wouldn’t show his love by donning the state’s most iconic headwear.
Cruz literally ducked when a kid tried to toss one of Wisconsin’s iconic rubber foam “Cheesehead” hats on him before declaring “funny hats” off-limits.
A few minutes later, while sampling cheese curds, he explained his reasoning while explicitly ruling out any future oversized sombreros or helmets.
“There is an ironclad rule of politics: No funny hats. And any hat is by definition defined as a funny hat,” he told reporters when asked why he wouldn’t put one on. Read more…