Twitter’s dreaded Fail Whale surfaced for a few minutes this afternoon, and confusion quickly turned to despair:

Talk about desperate measures.

Um, we wish Twitter had stayed down for that guy.

Thankfully, Twitter returned, and there was much rejoicing:


  • Streetiebird

    I bet Michelle was furiously working up an article blaming Obama and Hillary for the down-time. Everything has to be a conspiracy don’tcha know.

  • DeeDeeTX

    I remember when Twitter being down happened daily. #failwhale

  • dftl

    Snark- my favorite thing about twitter :)