Texas Senator Ted Cruz can savor his basketball victory over late night host Jimmy Kimmel. After lots of trash talk between the Republican lawmaker and the comedian – that started when Kimmel compared Cruz to a blobfish – the two decided to take it to the basketball court. It all went down Saturday.
Aside from bragging rights, they agreed that the loser would donate to a charity of the winner’s choosing – and it all ended after two hours with Cruz on top, 11 to 9. And now? Kimmel will shell out five-thousand bucks to a charity of Cruz' choice – Cruz donated to Generation One, which bills itself as a "transdenominational ministry.”
Kimmel's charity was Texas Children's Hospital, but it’s unclear where the 14-thousand raised will go. In the end, Kimmel still couldn't resist a playful dig. "Ted, you're a good sport,” he offered. “But I still think you're a terrible senator.
Source: The Caller Times