Late Night Hosts Promote National Enquirer Smear, Bash Ted Cruz

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<p>[See <a href="http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/curtis-houck/2016/03/29/conan-kimme…; for more.] In the first full weeknight since The <em>National Enquirer</em> tabloid published its unsubstantiated piece alleging that GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz has been engaging in extramarital affairs, late-night comedy hosts Conan O&#39;Brien and Jimmy Kimmel spent portions of their Monday monologues promoting the smear as legitimate and wondering how any woman could be interested in Cruz. On TBS, O&#39;Brien proclaimed that the story marked a &quot;big possible scandal for Ted Cruz&quot; as &quot;it&#39;s been reported that a contributor to CNN has been having an affair with Ted Cruz&quot; so &quot;all I can say is, way to go, Wolf Blitzer.&quot;</p>

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