TEXAS--(Fox News Insider)- Forget the frying pan: Sen. Ted Cruz is cooking up his bacon the Texas way.
In a new IJReview video, Cruz fired off a gun rather than firing up a grill to make his morning bacon.
"There are few things I enjoy more than on weekends cooking breakfast with the family. Of course, in Texas, we cook bacon a little differently than most folks," he said in the video as he wrapped a machine gun in bacon and aluminum foil.
Watch the 2016 contender make machine-gun bacon in the video above.