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02/17/2013 01:08 pm ET | Updated Feb 19, 2013

'SNL' Explains Marco Rubio's Awkward Water Sip In SOTU Response (VIDEO)

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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