Lefties are all up in arms over this report from Michael Iskikoff that President Trump sent a “stay strong” message to former national security adviser Michael Flynn:

Former DOJ spox during the Obama administration called it “playing with fire”:

While MSNBC’s Chris Hayes went all-caps plus the fire emoji:

Others see this as a message to Flynn to stay quiet:

Or maybe … just maybe … the left has overreacted yet again? Here’s the always valuable @Popehat with his take:

Deep breaths, people — we’ve got months and months to go. Pace yourselves.