Netflix Went Down and People Freaked Out

Zero (Netflix and) chill.

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(Image credit: Netflix)

Netflix went down on Saturday afternoon leaving millions of viewers across the globe without access to their favorite shows. Around 3:25 p.m., Netflix tweeted that it was aware of streaming issues and was working on a fix. Over two hours later, things were finally back up and running.

As you can imagine, people were not pleased one bit about the interruption during prime binge-watching hours. Here's how people handled it:

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Sarah Lindig

I am an experienced editor, writer, and creative strategist, specializing in fashion, beauty, and lifestyle content for digital media outlets, as well as video and social platforms. While I currently operate as a freelance contributor/consultant, with such clients as The Zoe Report, my 10+-year background in the industry was cultivated at the dot-coms of elite publications, including Harper’s BAZAAR, ELLE, and Marie Claire.