(CNN) - Sen. Marco Rubio stopped for a drink during the GOP response to the State of the Union - and the moment immediately went viral.
Even Rubio himself acknowledged the awkward break in his speech on Twitter.
Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) February 13, 2013
Others on Twitter ribbed the Florida senator for stopping his speech to reach for the water bottle.
"During the real one, I won't grab the baby water and drink it. WAIT WHAT?"—
Neal Brennan (@nealbrennan) February 13, 2013
Stay thirsty, Americans – Marco Rubio—
Anthony De Rosa (@AntDeRosa) February 13, 2013
Rubio campaign definitely under water.—
(@HistoryEtc) February 13, 2013
Hint to Sen. Rubio: crank down the AC before a big speech under the lights. But this is still a very well delivered speech.—
Ari Fleischer (@AriFleischer) February 13, 2013