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The Empire State Building turned red as Trump won NY's primary. Twitter lit up with jokes.

As CNN called New York's Republican primary for Donald Trump, something kind of amazing happened:

The Empire State Building turned red to match the Republican Party's color, not signal that the apocalypse is upon us.

Nonetheless, this inspired a few jokes on Twitter:

Whatever the case, it's good to know that if the apocalypse is coming, the Empire State Building has the capability to warn us.

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