Well, here’s something we haven’t missed.

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Twitter’s fail whale put in an appearance for many users this morning, and as of 10:30 a.m. ET, there’s no update on Twitter’s status blog about when that smug little sucker will be harpooned. But it’s not just you.

Just in case you can’t view that tweet:

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The official word from Twitter’s status blog:

Some users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers are currently working to resolve the issue.

Some Twitter users are able to tweet intermittently. And yes, many are tweeting about the outage.

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Not yet, Univision. But Twitchy will update this post when we have an update from our Twitter overlords.

Update from Twitter:

More from the status blog:

We experienced intermittent issues affecting web and mobile users, globally, between approximately 7:00am and 9:50am PST.

This incident has now been resolved. We apologize to users who were affected by this, and we’re working to ensure that similar issues do not occur.

  • kch50428

    Mine’s fine… at the moment. :)

  • kch50428

    Mine’s fine… at the moment. :)

  • http://twitter.com/rashiedrushing Rashied Rushing

    “fail whale” <== that is funny.

  • http://twitter.com/rashiedrushing Rashied Rushing

    “fail whale” <== that is funny.

  • journogal

    See what happens when Anthony Wiener returns to Twitter – it causes the system to overload.

  • journogal

    See what happens when Anthony Wiener returns to Twitter – it causes the system to overload.

  • GaryTheBrave

    It’s a bird when they’re up and a whale when they’re down.

  • GaryTheBrave

    It’s a bird when they’re up and a whale when they’re down.

  • mommasaurus009

    I can’t update :(

  • BlueGood

    “Fail Whale’ aka ‘Mopey Dick”???….

  • http://www.iranaware.com/ American Infidels

    It was a collective thought by #UniteBlue I tell you…

  • Right Wired

    Having a “whale” as a negative connotation is specist! Equal rights for whales! Stop the Hate!

    uuuuurrrpppp

    Sorry, just threw up in my mouth a little bit.