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Ted Cruz: a man as talented as he is despised

His victory in the Wisconsin Republican primary is bitterly ironic

By Sam Tanenhaus  

U. S. Presidentail Repulican candidate Ted Cruz (C) is congratulated by his wife Heidi (R) and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (L) after winning the Wisconsin Primary in Milwaukee , Wisconsin, on April 5, 2016 ©Reiri Kurihara/AP/Press Association Images

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