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Democratic debate: New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker becomes a meme after Beto O’Rourke answers his first debate question in Spanish

Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke spoke briefly in Spanish. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker’s reaction sent Twitter into a frenzy.

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Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke spoke briefly in Spanish. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker’s reaction sent Twitter into a frenzy.

Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke spoke briefly in Spanish. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker’s reaction sent Twitter into a frenzy.

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SALT LAKE CITY — Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke spoke briefly in Spanish during the early part of Wednesday's debate among Democratic presidential candidates.

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Social media immediately caught New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker’s face during the incident, sharing screenshots on Twitter.