After Facebook went down on Thursday, thousands took to Twitter to share the news, vent their frustration and get their fix of social networking. The two-and-a-half-hour outage for the users was like they were drug addicts going through withdrawal. Facebook's more than 500 million users have grown accustomed to sharing updates from their daily diets to pets. Twitteratis were not behind in expressing their humor in 140 characters. I have collected a few interesting tweets below: -
@OPB: BREAKING NEWS: Facebook is down. Worker productivity rises. US climbs out of recession #facebookdown
@BugFrog Congress considering emergency funds to help out Farmville farmers hurt by Facebook outage,"
@maxxhendriks "Facebook is down! Users are roaming the streets shoving photos in people's faces and screaming "DO YOU LIKE THIS? DO YOU?"
@alqaeda #facebook is down. Not sure if we did that, but we should claim anyway. Hitting the infidels where it hurts, etc.
@vladimirRS - Facebook down due to explosion in Farmville's manure composter. Five million people forced to work
@MTVClutch - Facebook is down. We can't tell who's hungry or tired
@joeschmitt - Either Facebook is down or Mark Zuckerberg just set everything to PRIVATE