Whenever catastrophe strikes—whether it is a massive hurricane, the rapture, or 9/11 of brands—Twitter has a unique role in providing some much-needed levity (along with generous helpings of the usual misogyny, casual racism, and general human depravity). With a form of Ebola hysteria (really, Ebola media hysteria) gripping the city today, some hysterical Ebola Tweets are greatly appreciated. Every disease gets the gallows humor it deserves: below, check out some favorites.

100% New York:

You have your de Blasio yuks:

Lots of subway jokes:

Panic jokes:

Self-deprecating tweets:

Media tweets:

And finally, the funniest tweet of them all: