Marco Rubio’s Campaign Trail Football Pass Bonks Child On the Head

Pass fail: Marco Rubio clocks little boy with football 1:25

There's a lot interaction with children on the campaign trail – kissing babies is a staple – and Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio found out that comes with some mishaps.

Rubio, a top high school football player who earned a football scholarship to a Missouri college, threw the football to some children in a campaign stop in Iowa.

One football bonked a child on the forehead, taking him down. The moment was captured on video and went viral, prompting gifs and reaction on social media. For some the moment had political implications:

And not all of it was focued on Rubio:

For some the video was a chance for some armchair quarterbacking: