After two hours and 45 minutes, crazy climber “Steve from Virginia” was pulled to safety inside Trump Tower by police and taken into custody.

Indeed, the police deserve a hand. But what about Steve? Will he become some sort of social media folk hero (for the next couple of hours), or just some nut who wasted the police’s time and put the public and himself in danger?

It really is odd how compelling Steve’s climb was, despite competition from the Olympics.

Now that Steve is safely inside, time for some hot takes?

Steve’s next act? Being rolled out the ground floor exit on a stretcher, accompanied by police.