Donald Trump roused thousands at a rally in Fort Worth, Texas, on Friday – at the expense of his Republican rival Marco Rubio.
After receiving a surprise endorsement from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Trump piled on Rubio, using a water bottle to mock the Florida senator.
"It's Rubio!" Trump shouted as he opened up a bottle and tossed out its contents around the stage.
"It's Rubio!" Watch Donald J. Trump use a water bottle to mock Marco Rubio at a rally in Texas.Posted by Fox News on Friday, February 26, 2016
Moments later after taking a swig, the billionaire businessman offered an exaggerated grab for the bottle — a play on the moment three years ago when Rubio sipped from a water bottle during his GOP response to Obama's State of the Union address.
In this frame grab from video, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio takes a sip of water during his Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo)
Earlier Friday, Rubio unleashed on Trump, calling the Republican frontrunner a "con-artist" and suggesting that he "wet" his pants during the Houston debate Thursday night.