Rubio's water drink was tonight's "binders full of women"

It is doubtful many will remember much of the content of Marco Rubio's Republican response to the State of the Union, but many will recall his untimely thirst.


As was the case with Mitt Romney's "binders full of women comment," the blogosphere was abuzz following the akward incident.

From political aggregator Philip Bump:

"Let's analyze why Rubio's lunge was awkward.

He hasn't finished his sentence. Finish your sentence first!

Commit to the water. Stop. Drink. When you're done, say excuse me and continue.

Do not look at the camera while reaching for/replacing the bottle. It makes you look very nervous.

And absolutely no matter what, do not look at the camera while drinking. Do not do that.

Hope that helps, future presidents."

 

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Danielle Gram

Danielle is a graduate of Harvard College where she earned an AB in Religion and Sociology. After graduating in 2011, she traveled in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East as a Sheldon Fellow, exploring issues arising from conflict and crisis. Danielle is the cofounder of the international nonprofit, Kids for Peace (www.kidsforpeaceglobal.org). Her main PolicyMic interests include foreign affairs, domestic politics, and geopolitical strategy.

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