Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) lamented that sexual assault allegations might keep Brett Kavanaugh from ever coaching girls' basketball again, even if he really wanted to -- and the internet let him have it.
The Texas Republican approved Kavanaugh's nomination for the U.S. Supreme Court, but he worried the sexual assault claims GOP senators refused to fully investigate might cause parents to decide he shouldn't coach their daughters.
"He also talked about how much he's loved coaching girls' basketball, coaching his daughters in basketball. And he… https://t.co/eHpXU9XasT— CBS News (@CBS News)1538151049.0
Many Twitter users, however, didn't feel any sympathy for Kavanaugh.
"he may never coach again" Ted Cruz on the sufferings of the last two weeks.— Beel (@Beel)1538149921.0
Boohoo, Kavanaugh will not be allowed to teach at his previous Harvard law school or be a coach anymore, how sad :(… https://t.co/uUpfGhbVA4— Melanie (@Melanie)1538149942.0
Ted Cruz says the accusations are a dark cloud over Kavanaugh that will haunt his family forever, but says the comm… https://t.co/HhkAoOkQSQ— Kevin M. Kruse (@Kevin M. Kruse)1538150318.0
This is free advertising for Beto O'Rourke— Daniel Larison (@Daniel Larison)1538150243.0
.@TedCruz just used Kavanaugh’s daughters as political props. Then went on to talk about how sad it is that Kavanau… https://t.co/rypsHTXHEr— Scott Dworkin (@Scott Dworkin)1538150060.0
Ted Cruz, eternal dipshit, makes the case for the opposition. Kavanaugh probably won't be able to teach at Harvard… https://t.co/On4xR0u3AD— Pete Smith (@Pete Smith)1538150112.0
I scrambled for the remote to mute ted Cruz so fast I startled my cat— Zerlina Maxwell (@Zerlina Maxwell)1538149575.0
Ted Cruz laments that Kavanaugh might not be able to coach a basketball team again! Womp womp. #KavanaughHearings— IndustrialSaltshaker (@IndustrialSaltshaker)1538149933.0
Oh boo fucking hoo, Ted Cruz says he may never get to coach girls' basketball again. He'll still be rich and privi… https://t.co/BmvvmdGcCU— Kristin Rawls (@Kristin Rawls)1538149947.0
Ted Cruz is actually lamenting Kavanaugh’s loss of the pleasures of coaching girls basketball as one of the horrid… https://t.co/7a8UmtUU3r— P. Gabrielle Foreman (@P. Gabrielle Foreman)1538150253.0
Dr. Ford has had lifelong PTSD but please Sen. Cruz go ahead and talk more about Kavanaugh maybe not being able to coach basketball— Julia Furlan (@Julia Furlan)1538149936.0
Cruz: Kavanaugh may never coach girls' basketball again. WHO GIVES A SHIT 🤬🤬🤬— Christine Dickason (@Christine Dickason)1538149971.0
Cruz: Kavanaugh may never coach again, that’s a real conse- Me: TWO. FRONT DOORS!!! https://t.co/mu8eSSXA2c— Erynn Brook (@Erynn Brook)1538150179.0