New York City was rocked this afternoon by a building explosion in the East Village. Multiple injuries are reported.

And Haaretz correspondent and wine columnist Noga Tarnopolsky evidently thought it was pretty good fodder for a joke:

https://twitter.com/NTarnopolsky/status/581185727553150976

Yikes. She deleted the tweet, but not before we grabbed a screenshot:

deleted Noga Tarnopolsky

Or before others noticed what she’d said:

Tarnopolsky ultimately apologized:

Word to the wise: Think before you tweet.

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