The horror.

Not sure if you heard the news, but Facebook was down today. Inaccessible, a mirage. A void where once there was connection. People took it...well.

The media did what they could to address concerns...

Some people imagined the worst...

Others looked to the bright side...

There were suspicions of foul play...

But in our darkest hour, hope prevailed...

To get back up to speed on the kind of stuff the world missed during this brief interruption, check out 17 stupid people on Facebook who will never, ever learn.

(Other people's tweets gathered by Bob Powers)