....and then Carly Fiorina started singing https://t.co/gvyVwdhfnv— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) April 27, 2016
Ted Cruz announced he chose former GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina as his running mate today. During the press conference, Carly belted out a song directed toward Ted's two young daughters since she's been spending so much time with them, and it was slightly uncomfortable. Twitter, always quick to deliver witty commentary, reacted to the oddity accordingly — ahead, check out the best lines.
Fiorina was discussing her time on the road with the Cruz family and, after waiting for the teleprompter to clear so she could read all their names, she suddenly began to sing.
my poor American friends. pic.twitter.com/hZNptzT5fi— Rossalyn Warren (@RossalynWarren) April 27, 2016
This appears to be an attempt to make Fiorina look maternal.— Irin Carmon (@irin) April 27, 2016
I just winced so hard my dog got scared https://t.co/cZBHTgdLCv
— Nash Jenkins (@pnashjenkins) April 27, 2016
Carly Fiorina just started singing and I'm pretty sure this is the worst performance of Wicked ever.
— Catherine Q. (@CatherineQ) April 27, 2016
Twitter at its best. pic.twitter.com/gnOYgYW6GJ
— Jim Roberts (@nycjim) April 27, 2016
Howard Dean's scream literally ruined his political career but Carly Fiorina singing won't even be the weirdest bit of campaign news today.
— Polly Mosendz (@polly) April 27, 2016
Is Carly Fiorina singing streaming on Tidal along with #Lemonade?
— Ben Jacobs (@Bencjacobs) April 27, 2016
It's certainly not the first time the Cruz campaign has sent Twitter into a frenzy.