Americans are growing tired of the nonstop string of lies coming out of Ted Cruz, and they’ve decided to fight back as dirty as possible. The phrase “fat wolverine” began trending on Twitter this week, and it was a term used to describe Cruz’s appearance started by conservative Rick Wilson. Sometimes you just have to fight dirty, and when you’re dealing with someone like Cruz, there’s no sense in trying to fight a clean fight. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. 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