SCOTUS could rule on the subject and it wouldn't be good enough.
The NBC thing for me is off the table since the country capitulated on Øbozo.
Fact of the matter is that Cruz shot himself in the foot when he started allowing all the dominionist talk about himself from his own father (to say nothing about the Branch Glennbeckians and their prophecies). He shot himself in the other foot with his reaction to the riots around Trump's Chicago appearance. He is terminally damaged.