CNN by Maeve Reston
Ted Cruz bowed out of the Republican presidential race Tuesday following a crushing loss to Donald Trump in Indiana, clearing the path for the real estate mogul to clinch the GOP nomination.
It was a remarkable turn of events in a presidential primary race that seemed destined — just weeks ago — to end in a contested convention this summer. Even in the final hours of the race in the Hoosier State, Cruz insisted he was staying in the race until June 7 — going so far as to attack his rival during a news conference as a “pathological liar” unfit for the White House….
The wear and tear of the past few weeks began to show on Ted Cruz and it became apparent during the exchange Monday between Cruz and Trump supporters that he was nearing the end of his rope. Not to mention, he looks like he aged a decade since last summer.