Social media users woke up to a scary world — a world with no Facebook or Instagram! Find out what happened but more importantly, check out the hilarious tweets about the situation!
Thank goodness — we have our precious Facebook and Insagram back and running. During the early morning hours of Jan. 27, the popular social media sites crashed, leaving people to express their anger (and humor) on Twitter.
Facebook & Instagram Crash
Cyber criminals Lizard Squad have claimed responsibility for the social media attack via Twitter:
— Lizard Squad (@LizardMafia) January 27, 2015
During the few hours that the sites were down, users flocked to Twitter to express their feelings:
Facebook and Instagram are dead right now. Like Dumbledore. — Professor Snape (@_Snape_) January 27, 2015
— Akbar Merchant (@blcbs) January 27, 2015
Facebook and Instagram went down last night, no doubt because Obama didn’t want Americans to see that meme about how he caused the blizzard.
— Top Conservative Cat (@TeaPartyCat) January 27, 2015
Some celebs even decided to speak out about the situation:
Facebook and Instagram are down. Let’s go live for a second. — Zedd (@Zedd) January 27, 2015
Facebook and Instagram have been down for 30 mns. Just read 4 books.
— Chris D’Elia (@chrisdelia) January 27, 2015
OMG FACEBOOK IS DOWN HOW WILL I THUMBS UP BABY PICTURES OF OTHER PEOPLES CHILDREN INSTEAD OF SLEEPING WHAT?!?!?!?! — Felicia Day (@feliciaday) January 27, 2015
HollywoodLifers, which tweet did you find the funnest? What did you do during your time without Facebook & Instagram? Let us know in the comments below!
— Shira Benozilio