Late-night host Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday mocked President TrumpDonald John TrumpSunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Ex-Trump staffer out at CNN amid “false and defamatory accusations” Democrats opposed to Pelosi lack challenger to topple her MORE over the ouster of Secretary of State Rex TillersonRex Wayne TillersonSunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Pompeo working to rebuild ties with US diplomats: report NYT says it was unfair on Haley curtain story MORE earlier in the day. 

“I heard Trump has been telling people that he fired Rex Tillerson all by himself. Trump brags about firing people the same way a toddler brags about using the bathroom alone for the first time," Fallon said on "The Tonight Show."

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“In the past few weeks, Gary Cohn, Hope HicksHope Charlotte HicksWhite House aides tried to get Trump to fact-check his tweets: Woodward book Omarosa: Trump hired Hope Hicks because she is pretty Trump officials pushing Hope Hicks to join 2020 campaign: report MORE and now Rex Tillerson have all left the White House. Most people have said they’re shocked, while Betsy DeVosElizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosColleges, universities seeing rise in sexual assault claims, lawsuits Support for educational choice continues to grow Stand with veterans instead of predatory for-profit colleges MORE was like, ‘Wait, how the hell am I still here? Didn't anyone see "60 Minutes"? Pretty popular program,' " he said, referring to the Education secretary's recent interview in which she struggled to answer basic questions about policy. 

The president revealed in a tweet on Tuesday that he had fired Tillerson, and would replace him with CIA Director Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoSunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Pompeo: 'We've not been successful' in changing US-Russia relations Positive Moon-Kim summit creates a diplomatic opening in North Korea MORE

Trump told reporters Tuesday morning that he made the decision “by myself,” suggesting he did not speak with Tillerson before firing him.

“I actually got along great with Rex, but really, it was a different mindset,” the president said. 

Fallon's late-night cohort Jimmy Kimmel also hit Trump over Tillerson's firing, making a joke referring to first lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpTrump Jr. to Dem Senator: 'You admitted to hitting your wife so hard it gave her a black eye!' Melania Trump's spokeswoman gets Hatch Act warning for #MAGA tweet Pamela Anderson claims she convinced Melania Trump to stop wearing fur MORE

“I’m starting to think he fires people just so he can get some going-away cake at the party. Trump told reporters he made this decision ‘by myself.’ Like a 5-year-old. ‘I did it all by myself.’ Of course you did by yourself, there’s no one left at the White House anymore. It’s just you and your Slovenian captive,” Kimmel said to gasps and applause. 

“Was that too much? I’ll make a note of that," he added.