NY Times Writer Rips Cruz For 'Posturing.' Cruz Takes Out Writer And The Times With One Withering Blast.

On Sunday morning, after Eric Lipton, an investigative reporter for The New York Times, decided to take a potshot at Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio for denouncing white supremacists for the Saturday violence in Charlottesville, Virginia., Cruz fired back with a withering response that essentially left both Lipton and the Times looking like shredded underwear.

Lipton tweeted:

Cruz then shot back:

In case anyone didn’t know what Cruz was referring to when he referenced the Times supporting the murderous Soviet dictator, he offered a link so they could educate themselves:

In the immediate aftermath of the Saturday attack by a white supremacist on leftist counter-protesters, in which one woman was killed and 19 other people were injured, Cruz called for a DOJ investigation:

Rubio immediately responded, too, tweeting:

This isn’t the first time Cruz has eviscerated his critics from the media on Twitter; back in January he slammed down Deadspin, as delineated here.

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