Marco Rubio’s Water Bottle Moment Tapped for Late but Funny Poland Spring Facebook Post

    February 13, 2013
    Josh Wolford
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If you watched Senator Marco Rubio’s GOP rebuttal to the President’s State of the Union address last night, you probably saw him awkwardly reach for a small water bottle in the middle of the speech. The man needed some water, it’s really not that big of a deal. The only thing was that the water bottle was simply placed way too far away from where Rubio was standing, leading to a funny moment.

Of course, Twitter and Facebook jumped on it and “Water Bottle Gate” was born.

Unless you were really paying attention, you probably wouldn’t have noticed that the brand of the water Rubio grabbed was Poland Spring. Well, Poland Spring noticed.

Nice one, Poland Spring. But you posted that this afternoon! You gotta get on that faster!

As a bonus, here’s all of Rubio’s lip-smacking moment throughout his speech. No wonder he needed the Poland Springs: