Sen. Ted Cruz vowed that naming former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina as his running mate would be a game-changer. Instead, the game for the Tea Party lawmaker appeared to be over after losing another primary to Donald Trump.
And within minutes of Trump’s projected victory, Twitter pounced on both Cruz and Fiorina — with Fiorina’s business world record being a particular source of humor, as seen below.
Live look at the Cruz/Fiorina camp. pic.twitter.com/cle7IA8OD2
— Xavier (@Rev_Xavier) May 3, 2016
Fiorina's VP run has gone as well as her time at HP.
— Jorge de la cruz (@ElCruzter55) May 3, 2016
— Jon (@joninsocal) May 3, 2016
— George K (@ComeonGOP) May 3, 2016
another successful Fiorina merger
— Simon Maloy (@SimonMaloy) May 3, 2016
Inside sources tell me that Fiorina is taking back what she said about taking back what she said about Cruz being a lying rat bastard.
— Conservative Pundit (@DemsRRealRacist) May 3, 2016
So Carly Fiorina added like 30 seconds to the Trump winning time?
— Benton Strong (@bentonstrong) May 3, 2016
— Ronzo (@Mexgonapay4it) May 3, 2016
Who did better after Fiorina came on board: Hewlett Packard or Ted Cruz?
— Sam Stein (@samsteinhp) May 3, 2016
I think Carly Fiorina just became the Sarah Palin of 2016. #IndianaPrimary
— Jennifer Victor (@jennifernvictor) May 3, 2016
Cruz and Fiorina watching Indiana results come in pic.twitter.com/U4rAVOvJxM
— John Whitehouse (@existentialfish) May 3, 2016