It’s been a very, very bad week for Ted Cruz. First, he embarrassed himself by adopting Carly Fiorina into his disastrous campaign. Several gaffes later, he is forced to dropout after getting dominated in the primaries by national embarrassment Donald Trump. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses Ted Cruz’s inability to beat Trump.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He also hosts the weekly DeSmogCAST and serves as co-host for Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced