Cory Booker rescues neighbor from burning house

The Newark mayor rescued a woman from her home, which caught fire Thursday night. Booker was later treated for smoke inhalation and second-degree burns on his right hand. Twitter users have hailed Booker a hero and the mayor's actions have also led to a Tumblr meme at

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  1. After the mayor's daring rescue, Chris Cillizza postulated about his political future. 
  2. We asked "What's next for Cory Booker?" and Twitter responded.
  3. Here are some tweets following the rescue, including the mayor's response:
  4. Video: Cory Booker press conference
  5. Cory Booker's Press Conference On Saving A Woman From A Burning Building
  6. Tumblr Meme: SuperCoryBooker