President Donald Trump simply couldn’t resist taking a victory lap Tuesday morning, less than 24 hours after he had U.S. Park Police brutally attack protesters in Washington, D.C. with tear gas, flash bang grenades, and rubber bullets.

On Twitter, Trump claimed he had calmed the situation down by using “overwhelming force.” He even included a pat on the back for himself:

Within seconds, Trump was pelted with internet karma as others on social media reminded him he didn’t deserve thanks for anything and was to blame for escalating tensions across the country:

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