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Ted Cruz Gets Stuck In Elevator, But Gets A Great Jab At Donald Trump

  • by: Alan Duke
  • (Sun, 17 Jan 2016 19:26:38 Z)

The battle at the top of the GOP presidential field got uglier between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz at a South Carolina Tea Party meeting, with the New York billionaire getting booed when he attacked the Texas senator. But the best moment may have been when Cruz got stuck on an elevator the stopped short of his intended floor.

First, watch this video of people outside the elevator trying to open the stuck door to let Cruz out.

Now, watch two versions of video showing how Cruz kept his cool and got off a good one-liner against Trump: "Who put Donald Trump in charge of the elevators?"

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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after a 26-year career with CNN. He mainly covers entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosts a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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