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Poll: What Was The Worst Thing Ted Cruz Or Donald Trump Said About The Other Guy?

The best of the worst.

Posted on September 23, 2016, at 5:05 p.m. ET

For months, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump said terrible things about each other.

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Cruz even refused to endorse Trump at the convention.

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People booed.

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Anyway, that's over now. Cruz packed it in and endorsed Trump on Friday.

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To toast 2016, we want to know: What's the worst thing Trump or Cruz said about the other guy?

  1. Cruz on Trump:

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    "This man is a pathological liar. He doesn't know the difference between truth and lies. He lies practically every word that comes out of his mouth."
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    "Donald, you are a sniveling coward, and leave Heidi the hell alone."
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    “Well, look, I think he may shift in his new rallies to play ‘New York, New York’ because Donald comes from New York and he embodies New York values.”
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    "Donald Trump is such a narcissist that Barack Obama looks at him and says, 'Dude, what's your problem?’”
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    "He is proud of being a serial philanderer."
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    "The man is utterly amoral."
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    "I will say this: Donald's campaign, his entire campaign is built on a lie."
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Cruz on Trump:
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    "This man is a pathological liar. He doesn't know the difference between truth and lies. He lies practically every word that comes out of his mouth."
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    "Donald, you are a sniveling coward, and leave Heidi the hell alone."
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    “Well, look, I think he may shift in his new rallies to play ‘New York, New York’ because Donald comes from New York and he embodies New York values.”
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    "Donald Trump is such a narcissist that Barack Obama looks at him and says, 'Dude, what's your problem?’”
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    "He is proud of being a serial philanderer."
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    "The man is utterly amoral."
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    "I will say this: Donald's campaign, his entire campaign is built on a lie."
  1. Trump on Cruz:

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    "How can Ted Cruz be an Evangelical Christian when he lies so much and is so dishonest?"
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    Accusing Cruz's father of being involved in the JFK assassination. ("His father was with Lee Harvey Oswald prior to Oswald being, you know, shot. I mean the whole thing is ridiculous. What is this? Right? Prior to his being shot. And nobody even brings it
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    Retweeting an unflattering photo of Cruz's wife, and suggesting something was wrong with her. ("Lyin' Ted Cruz just used a picture of Melania from a G.Q. shoot in his ad. Be careful, Lyin' Ted, or I will spill the beans on your wife!")
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    Suggesting Cruz was ineligible to be president. ("If @TedCruz doesn't clean up his act, stop cheating, & doing negative ads, I have standing to sue him for not being a natural born citizen.")
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    "Lying Cruz put out a statement, “Trump & Rubio are w/Obama on gay marriage." Cruz is the worst liar, crazy or very dishonest. Perhaps all 3?"
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    "One of the biggest liars I've ever seen in my life, I really mean it."
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Trump on Cruz:
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    "How can Ted Cruz be an Evangelical Christian when he lies so much and is so dishonest?"
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    Accusing Cruz's father of being involved in the JFK assassination. ("His father was with Lee Harvey Oswald prior to Oswald being, you know, shot. I mean the whole thing is ridiculous. What is this? Right? Prior to his being shot. And nobody even brings it
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    Retweeting an unflattering photo of Cruz's wife, and suggesting something was wrong with her. ("Lyin' Ted Cruz just used a picture of Melania from a G.Q. shoot in his ad. Be careful, Lyin' Ted, or I will spill the beans on your wife!")
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    Suggesting Cruz was ineligible to be president. ("If @TedCruz doesn't clean up his act, stop cheating, & doing negative ads, I have standing to sue him for not being a natural born citizen.")
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    "Lying Cruz put out a statement, “Trump & Rubio are w/Obama on gay marriage." Cruz is the worst liar, crazy or very dishonest. Perhaps all 3?"
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    "One of the biggest liars I've ever seen in my life, I really mean it."

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