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Mayor of Minneapolis gives Washington DC’s NFL team a new nickname

Mayor of Minneapolis R. T. Rybak tweeted a reminder that tonight the Minnesota Vikings will be playing the “Washington Football Franchise”:

Some people will do anything to get Bob Costas to invite them for an interview.

But should Mayor Rybak be looking at his hometown team before starting to criticize others?

Minneapolis Mayor: Cruz is one of a Mt. Rushmore of extremists running in 2016

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is in Iowa tonight, prompting Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak to declare him the first of “a Mt. Rushmore of Republican extremists who will run in 2016.” Ryback is certainly no fan of Cruz, tweeting earlier today: