In a word, yes.
anyone else having problems with twitter rn?
— ellen⁷ (@wildfIowerss) April 23, 2013
Anyone experiencing slow response from Twitter?
— Lou (@lr3031) April 23, 2013
Nope, it’s not just you. According to a Twitter status update, “some users may be experiencing issues” with service:
The last half an hour or so: 'Twitter is currently down for maintenance' pic.twitter.com/DSREgIfanA
— Sonja Jo (@Sonja_Jo) April 23, 2013
“Some users” are kind of annoyed:
WHY IS MY TWITTER NOT WORKING?
— goob (@IzActualyGooby) April 23, 2013
my twitter is having shit problems rn. why la dei
— Amanda (@amandagoh__) April 23, 2013
Is Twitter done being bratty?
— Mickey White (@BiasedGirl) April 23, 2013
first the slow wifi connection and now my twitter app has a problem caN YOU NOT
— ? (@makeintheam) April 23, 2013
OK, Twitter, I give up. You're being rubbish and slow. I suppose I'll have to go and write instead…
— John Xero (@xeroverse) April 23, 2013
My god, Twitter is "Manti Te'o running the 40" slow today.
— Work-At-Home Head (@BigHeadBS) April 23, 2013
I feel like my twitter is on slow-motion :O what's up with that?!
— Sam Oraye (@xMichaelSam) April 23, 2013
Twitter is being so slow. OhGod fml -.-
— Shri. (@ShriksBlog) April 23, 2013
Why is my twitter not working? Its taking like 4 minutes to send one tweet #badtimes
— Jack Williams (@JackOWilliams94) April 23, 2013
Not sure if I'm at Twitter or a government website. So motherfathering slow.
— not typical. (@JustinTWJ) April 23, 2013
Oh, and just FYI:
PSA: Twitter is down for some, as is iCloud and the iTunes Store – http://t.co/EbQv5QehBl
— Engadget (@engadget) April 23, 2013
Nooooooo! Does this mean we have to read … books?