Stephen King lets Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio have it

In a brilliant tweet, the horror master perfectly sums up the state of the 2016 presidential race

By Salon Staff

Published April 19, 2015 12:00AM (EDT)

Stephen King         (AP/Francois Mori)
Stephen King (AP/Francois Mori)

Stephen King has unloaded on the Republican presidential field on Twitter -- the horror master's latest dive into savvy GOP bashing.

This tweet takes on the nightmare that is the current field of right-wing senators Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and Rand Paul.

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In recent weeks, King has jumped into the debate over Indiana's religious freedom bill:

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And he has argued with Maine's tea party Gov. Paul LePage:

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King might be famous for door-stopping scary novels, but we think he's pretty great with 140 characters too.

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