A fire broke out on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in Midtown Manhattan Saturday evening.

The president was not in the building and tweeted at 6:42 that the fire had been put out:

Some people found it hard to contain their excitement at Trump Tower burning:

(By the way, Mr. Guterman says in his Twitter bio he’s a mental health counselor.)

Conspiracy nut Laura Loomer knows what’s up:

Did we say nut? We meant “sane person.”

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The Independent reports that three people sustained non-life threatening injuries in the fire. NBC News reports that there has been one serious injury.


Eric Trump also took time from “burning evidence” to thank the FDNY:

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.