People on Twitter had their own ideas about what caused the blaze, which started in the Trump Tower heating and air conditioning system.
Breaking: The blaze at Trump Tower was reportedly caused by the president’s pants which are frequently, if not always, on fire.
— OhNoSheTwitnt (@OhNoSheTwitnt) January 8, 2018
The Stable Genius trying to toast pop tarts againhttps://t.co/pV1zlU3Peo
— voize_of_reazon (@Voize_of_Reazon) January 8, 2018
Donald Trump’s day so far:
– Trump Tower is on fire
– Most people rooting for the fire
– The fire’s approval rating is higher
– Trump being evil to El Salvador
– Stephen Miller removed by guards
– Trump to be interviewed by Mueller
– That’ll finish him off
– It’s still only noon
— Palmer Report (@PalmerReport) January 8, 2018
There’s either fire at Trump Tower or New York has chosen a new Pope.
(Did someone already make a white smoke vs. black smoke joke yet?)#MondayMotivationpic.twitter.com/CxfKI0q02q
— Holly Figueroa O’Reilly (@AynRandPaulRyan) January 8, 2018
The countdown begins NOW! How long until Trump blames “Crooked Hillary” for starting the fire at Trump Tower?#TrumpTower
— Ed Krassenstein (@EdKrassen) January 8, 2018
Breaking News: Trump Tower on fire. In literary terms this is called “foreshadowing.”
— John Hergt (@natureofthings7) January 8, 2018
Fire breaks out in Trump Tower: An apparent document burning party hosted by Donald Trump Jr and Jared Kushner quickly got out of control when highly inflammable toupees and a trunk of unwashed beauty contestant panties owned by Trump Sr were accidently ignited by burning embers.
— Bill Madden (@activist360) January 8, 2018
Note to people being investigated by Mueller: Please don’t burn your evidence on the roof.#TrumpTower
⚡️ “FDNY responds to a small fire on the roof of Trump Tower in NYC”https://t.co/vjya93aHKj
— Steve Marmel (@Marmel) January 8, 2018