All of Texas is feeling the excitement of the GOP primary for the U.S. Senate. It's really all that Texans are talking about, apart from everything and anything else.
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst, a bland and boring pol, is facing Ted Cruz, a Tea Partier who has been endorsed by Sarah Palin. (The Ted Nugent endorsement can't be far off!) (Or maybe it's already happened, for all we know of The Nuge's ravings.)
The issues seem to be a) David Dewhurst is a raving liberal somewhat to the left of Barney Frank, and b) Ted Cruz is a Chinese spy plotting the takedown of America.
The latter argument stems from work Cruz's law firm did, the details of which are borrrrring.
Livening up the race, though, are Cruz's ads and online videos, which have a charming degree of insanity. Like these five: