Sen. Marco Rubio's response to President Obama's State of the Union address made headlines for pretty much one reason: An ill-timed drink of water. On this week's Weekend Update, "SNL" allowed Rubio (played here by Taran Killam) to explain the backstory behind the infamous sip, and showed him falling into the same thirst traps in trying to recover from the gaffe.

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  • Paul Begala

    Marco Rubio: the man you want to have a desperate gulp of water with.

  • Deadspin

    Let's all watch Sen. Marco Rubio take a panicked sip of water in very slow motion