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    May 22, 2014

    A Glitch Caused Netflix's App To Create Some Truly Weird And Wonderful Movie Summaries

    And thankfully @SummaryBug was keeping a record of the best ones.

    There appears to have been a glitch in one of Netflix's apps, causing summaries of different films and TV shows to be mixed together.

    Goat man? more like renaissance man

    The results were pretty amusing:

    it's not a duplicate tweet, twitter. each one is a snowflake

    Summary Bug@SummaryBug

    it's not a duplicate tweet, twitter. each one is a snowflake

    10:04 PM - 17 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And thankfully @summarybug has been listing all the best ones for posterity.

    However, Netflix announced on Twitter today the glitch had now been fixed.

    The @SummaryBug is officially squashed. Luckily we had a can of Raid handy.

    Netflix US@netflix

    The @SummaryBug is officially squashed. Luckily we had a can of Raid handy.

    5:37 AM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Sad times.

    It was fun while it lasted! RT @Summarybug jaw breaker

    Netflix US@netflix

    It was fun while it lasted! RT @Summarybug jaw breaker

    5:38 AM - 22 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    A Netflix spokesman told BuzzFeed the glitch "happened only on certain smart TVs and while amusing, we did fix it yesterday (Wednesday)".

    Here are some of the best mash-ups caused by the temporary glitch:

    ET got stunner𠆝, it was pretty sweet

    Summary Bug@SummaryBug

    ET got stunner𠆝, it was pretty sweet

    9:57 PM - 21 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    BuzzFeed approached Netflix for a comment on the alleged glitch.

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