This post was originally posted at 10:58 a.m.

And we're watching it in real time.

Sponsored
Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents SLUSHII at WaMu Theater on April 26. Tickets still available!





UPDATE 11:08 a.m.: The cause of the fire was allegedly an accident related to on-going renovations at the cathedral.


UPDATE 1:35 p.m.: Notre Dame is still burning.


Firefighters battle the blaze.


Paris is mourning.


So is the world. Remember when this was our leader?


Instead, we have this.