CNN Wonders If Rubio's Sip Is a "Career-Ender"

Your News Companion by Ben Mathis-Lilley
Feb. 13 2013 5:26 PM

Adventures in 24-Hour Cable News: CNN Wonders If Rubio's Sip Is a "Career-Ender"

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The above screenshot from CNN actually happened this afternoon.

Wolf Blitzer's tease as CNN was going to commercial: "So can a drink of water make or break a political career? A U.S. senator, possible presidential candidate. Going to find out, whether he likes it or not." Really.

Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in Iowa City.