‘Seinfeld’ actor reprises character’s memorable line in tweet taunting Sen. Cruz

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U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, attempted to disparage a long-shot 2020 presidential candidate’s fledgling campaign.

With a reference to the iconic NBC sitcom “Seinfeld,” he called Senate colleague Michael Bennet’s White House bid a campaign “about nothing.”

Bennet, a Colorado Democrat, responded with a tweet imagining Cruz as the show’s antagonist.

One of the sitcom’s central cast members joined in on the mockery. Jason Alexander tweeted a spin on one of his most memorable lines from the long-running series.

He started by calling Bennet “a great man and real choice” for president.

“As for Cruz – the jerk store called and they’re running out of you,” Alexander wrote. “I say, the faster the better.”