(Dallas Morning News) Jay Leno wasted no time Friday night confronting Sen. Ted Cruz with the unflattering image he's developed in his short time in office.
"I've been reading a lot about you lately," Leno said, welcoming the Texas tea partier to The Tonight Show set, "and they describe you as aggressive, arrogant and abrasive. Accurate?"
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"I don't know that you can believe everything you read," Cruz, making his late-night debut, smiled. "You know, what I'm trying to do is do my job. And occasionally people don't like that."