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Trustinglife's avatar

Any idea why Facebook is down?

Asked by Trustinglife (6623points) January 20th, 2009

Is it traffic overload, related to Inauguration Day? How long has it been down? Has this happened before, connected with big events?

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ark_a_dong's avatar

It’s workin’ for me.

jlm11f's avatar

Yep. Not down for me either.

LKidKyle1985's avatar

The facebook god smites you.
actually I have gotten those messages a couple times over the past few days, but could get back on after 5 minutes.

Kiev749's avatar

not down for me. I’ve been on it all day.

Bsilver's avatar

Not working for me, started with just a facebook load error, then said it was a system error and they were working on it, now I can’t access the page at all… we’ll see how long it takes…

apparently it’s just us…

TheBox193's avatar

It might be per region, it was down 2 days ago for me, they they came back mostly except for the image server for me.

Rolling Facebook blackouts… lol

aprilsimnel's avatar

Someone just threw a snowball at me, so it’s lame apps as usual over here.

Trustinglife's avatar

That’s so interesting! Glad I asked. It’s been down on my iPhone and computer for about 3 hours now, and was working before that. I’m in California. Would love to have a snowball thrown at me.

richardhenry's avatar

I just blocked a snowball and all further paraphenalia from the same user, so it looks to be working just fine.

Trustinglife's avatar

It’s back up – hooray!

Still curious about any insights as to why it went down today and other days.

nebule's avatar

It went down for me too…. :-(

paradesgoby's avatar

The apocalypse!

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