So Cruz is toast and all moderate and normal politicians have been blown away. The hitherto unthinkable has happened. As the commentator Iain Martin has put it:
"The Republican party is lumbered with a candidate who has made the most appalling remarks about women, the disabled, Muslims and Mexicans. He is a trainee demagogue who burbles on like a pillock at the bar about his pet hates. And he will be the GOP’s candidate against Hillary Clinton. For America, this is a shameful day. For the rest of us it is terrifying.
I’m not remotely religious, but I must admit I could – right now – take up praying."
I agree. I hope America gets behind Mrs Clinton. I shall help in any way I can