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Social media; chances are you either love it or hate it. It’s become a way to engage with friends, loved ones and even celebrities like never before. For anyone with a bit (or a lot) of fame to their name, it can be a double-edged sword, because while there are people online who express their love and support, there are also the haters. So many haters.  That leaves the blue-checked celebs with a choice: either ignore or engage with the trolls.

Some celebs are ready to rumble, and some, for their own reasons, choose not to go there. Patton Oswalt is both hilarious, clever and quick with a come-back, so he’s been to know to get into a war of words from time to time. Recently, he mixed it up with a dude named Michael Beatty, and things escalated quickly.

It all started with one of Trump‘s many “build a wall” tweets, which always get Oswalt fired up. (In case you missed it somehow, Oswalt is not a fan of the current occupant of the White House.)

Beatty didn’t like Oswalt’s mockery and chimed into the conversation with some basic insults.

Patton could’ve lit Michael up, but upon further investigation the actor-comedian uncovered a possible reason behind Beatty’s mean tweets and took it upon himself to share what he found. Sounds salacious, right? Nope. What Patton found was quite sad and rather than revel in the misfortune of his ‘enemy’ (seriously, who would do that?), Oswalt responded with an act of kindness.

Turns out Beatty is a Vietnam vet and had started a GoFundMe, where he detailed a recent two-week hospitalization due to a potentially fatal blood infection, as well as his struggles with managing his diabetes.

Oswalt shared the link with his millions of followers and encouraged people to donate to this man who, up until that point, only had terrible things to say about him.

And it paid off. At the time of writing, the GoFundMe had raised over $46,000 — significantly more than the $5,000 goal. And an overwhelmed and moved Beatty responded.

Beatty gave another update, sharing his progress and thanking everyone for all the support — including Oswalt.

And Patton, always the joker, responded in kind.

Oh, if only all the harrowing and horrible stories could end this happily. More of this, please. PLEASE. Just be kind. Be thoughtful. Be considerate. Treat others the way you want to be treated. It’s that simple.