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29 People Who Couldn't Even Handle Twitter Being Down

Where were you during the Great Twitter Outage of 2015?

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1. Twitter stopped working for over an hour today.

Update: @Twitter’s current status

2. Naturally, people took to Twitter to complain.

3. While users could write new tweets, nobody could see anyone else's.

I can’t see anyone else’s tweets so I am going to assume I am the winner, I have won Twitter

Kate Iselin@kateiselinFollow

I can’t see anyone else’s tweets so I am going to assume I am the winner, I have won Twitter

12:52 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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4. It was like standing in a room full of people, yelling at the top of your lungs, and NOBODY ACKNOWLEDGING YOUR EXISTENCE.

5. It was infuriating.

Notifications are delayed coming in like...#TwitterDown

Nivea Olay @mythikellFollow

Notifications are delayed coming in like...#TwitterDown

1:42 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. And scary.

7. And kinda boring.

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8. And frankly disappointing.

9. It was just plain awful.

It's confirmed my #Twitter NOT working. #TwitterDown

Letti@Letti4UFollow

It's confirmed my #Twitter NOT working. #TwitterDown

1:50 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

10. It sent a lot of people crazy.

You know you're on Twitter too much that when it goes down you have a mental breakdown

bella !!@BellaAshlynnFollow

You know you're on Twitter too much that when it goes down you have a mental breakdown

1:30 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

11. Like, really crazy.

God, that was scary. I almost looked at Facebook during #TwitterDown

Drew Sheldrick@drewsheldrickFollow

God, that was scary. I almost looked at Facebook during #TwitterDown

1:30 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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12. The police got involved.

Twitter is down! We repeat: twitter. is. down. Not quite, but if you can see this, the @TwitterAU bird is assisting us with our enquiries.

QPS Media Unit@QPSmediaFollow

Twitter is down! We repeat: twitter. is. down. Not quite, but if you can see this, the @TwitterAU bird is assisting us with our enquiries.

12:51 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

13. God was a dick.

Retweet this if, due to Twitter being down, you can't retweet this.

God@TheTweetOfGodFollow

Retweet this if, due to Twitter being down, you can't retweet this.

2:39 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

14. The Twitter bird was attacked.

Well... It happens. Hang on @WWEUniverse ... @Twitter @Support is working on the issues! #RKOOutOfNowhere #RAW

WWE Universe@WWEUniverseFollow

Well... It happens.

Hang on @WWEUniverse ... @Twitter @Support is working on the issues!

#RKOOutOfNowhere #RAW

1:15 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. Chaos ensued.

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16. People didn't know what to do with themselves.

When Twitter goes down, I lose all direction in life

d(NA)@iAmBitchassnessFollow

When Twitter goes down, I lose all direction in life

1:30 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

17. Some found creative ways to pass the time.

All I did while Twitter was down is jack off like 20 times

Token@Ivan_splashFollow

All I did while Twitter was down is jack off like 20 times

1:29 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

18. Others actually got productive.

I was actually able to finish my homework because twitter was down so I'm not that mad about it

maddie@madeline5S0SFollow

I was actually able to finish my homework because twitter was down so I'm not that mad about it

2:41 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

19. And some just did the most logical thing.

Twitter went down and I decided there was no reason to not take nap

Cookie Monster@JoeyFRutterFollow

Twitter went down and I decided there was no reason to not take nap

2:39 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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20. It was a dark and scary time.

#TwitterDown I almost had to have a real world conversation with real live people.

PATMAN@650PatrikFollow

#TwitterDown I almost had to have a real world conversation with real live people.

2:39 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

21. People prayed for it to be over.

22. Others said their final goodbyes.

my dms to jacob while Twitter was broken

23. And some were lost along the way.

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24. Everyone grieved.

25. Finally, tweets started appearing again...

Are you there, Twitter? It's me, Dom.

26. It seemed to be fixed.

Twitter is fixed and we're back

27. IT WAS TIME TO CELEBRATE.

28. Those who survived rejoiced.

OMG we made it! We survived the great Twitter outage of 2015

Shane Bazzi@shanebazziFollow

OMG we made it! We survived the great Twitter outage of 2015

1:35 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

29. And hoped it never, ever happened again.

*sobs into the Twitter bird's feathers* RT @AngeMaryClaire: TWITTER NEVER LEAVE ME AGAIN

Jonathan Brown@JB_AUFollow

*sobs into the Twitter bird's feathers* RT @AngeMaryClaire: TWITTER NEVER LEAVE ME AGAIN

1:36 PM - 06 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite