https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190575736766205954

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190575813249343489

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190576291190276096

Understandably, a lot of people on Twitter freaked out:

https://twitter.com/#!/th2710/status/190575956921032704

https://twitter.com/#!/MissGFLA/status/190575905222049792

https://twitter.com/#!/patriciahizon/status/190575774590447617

https://twitter.com/#!/W_Yamel/status/190575727303868416

https://twitter.com/#!/MoFkn_CJ/status/190575832593465344

https://twitter.com/#!/HuntKeatCab/status/190576118808584193

https://twitter.com/#!/CelsiusAsHmself/status/190584267762438144

Fortunately, the news soon broke that the launch had failed:

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190577593718808576

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190577775625764867

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190582518934802432

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190584514408497153

https://twitter.com/#!/mpoppel/status/190584925618049024

And Twitter was able to relax and be snarky:

https://twitter.com/#!/NathanWurtzel/status/190582527377932290

https://twitter.com/#!/elizcrum/status/190578918628147201

https://twitter.com/#!/andylevy/status/190581704665206784

https://twitter.com/#!/jstrevino/status/190579025272516608

https://twitter.com/#!/erockbart/status/190584424683933697

https://twitter.com/#!/StevenErtelt/status/190584417763328000

https://twitter.com/#!/rexbwood/status/190584395688706048

https://twitter.com/#!/JohnStuetz_PSU/status/190584368182472705

https://twitter.com/#!/BLHolla/status/190584352839704576

https://twitter.com/#!/Card042/status/190584314356961280

https://twitter.com/#!/deppisch/status/190593333016539136

https://twitter.com/#!/cak_attack/status/190584220089991169

https://twitter.com/#!/jimgeraghty/status/190588730145374209

Josh TreviƱo was able to bring today’s news full-circle:

https://twitter.com/#!/jstrevino/status/190578515308068865

And then, well, there was this:

https://twitter.com/#!/jstrevino/status/190579364017094658

MSNBC really scored when they snatched her up as a political contributor before anyone else did. They rely on keen analysis of world events over there.

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Nathan Wurtzel and Eric H. offer more sobering perspectives:

https://twitter.com/#!/NathanWurtzel/status/190580160305700864

https://twitter.com/#!/ericinva/status/190582013122719746