GOPer Cornyn faceplants spectacularly with 'idiotic' attack on Biden as the new FDR
Texas Senator John Cornyn. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Michelle Gonzalez

Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) on Saturday complained about Joe Biden acting more like Franklin Delano Roosevelt than Bill Clinton by seeking to pull the country out of despair.

"'The era of big government is over,' POTUS Bill Clinton famously declared in his 1996 State of the Union address," Cornyn wrote. "Biden has consciously cloaked himself in the legacy of FDR, to hark back to an earlier age of liberalism when government pulled the country out of despair."

Cornyn was ridiculed for his take. Here's some of what people were saying: