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WASHINGTON Florida Sen. Mark Rubio says, God has a funny way of reminding us we re human.

His big moment in the spotlight last night delivering the Republican response to President Barack Obama s State of the Union address is generating a lot of chatter on social media. But much of it is focused on his mid-speech water break.

Rubio appeared to wipe away sweat during his rebuttal from the Speaker s conference room in the U.S. Capitol. At one point, he stretched out his left hand, grabbed a small plastic water bottle, and took a brief swig.

As the water break gained notice online, he sent a photo of the bottle from his Twitter account.

Speaking this morning on ABC s Good Morning America, Rubio said, I needed water. What are you going to do?
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