Twitter Streets: Hot Trends Today – October 5
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Suffer Major Outage
Facebook family of Apps faced a global outage for at least six hours on Monday evening. Most Facebook and Instagram features including posts weren’t loading, Instagram stories were down and direct messages weren’t functioning either. Mobile chat App, WhatsApp, had issues with sending messages and viewing statuses.
The three platforms’ support teams addressed the issue on Twitter saying that they were “having a little bit of a hard time right now, and you may be having issues using them. Bear with us, we’re on it! #instagramdown.
As at this morning, services were restored across the social media platforms. Take a look at some of the reactions following last night’s outage.
hello literally everyone
— Twitter (@Twitter) October 4, 2021
— Power Management (@Mr_PM_6) October 5, 2021
Instagram is slowly but surely coming back now – thanks for dealing with us and sorry for the wait! https://t.co/O6II13DrMy
— Instagram Comms (@InstagramComms) October 4, 2021
Cardi B Tweets Kibaki’s Classic Declaration Video
While social media was down on Monday, Cardi B shared a classic clip of Mwai Kibaki declaring he has only one wife, Lucy.
In the funny clip, the former president is heard saying “I want to make it very clear that I have only one dear wife, Lucy, who is here. And I do not have any other, ask any question I will reply”. Lucy then replies, “Ask now or never”.
Check it out below.
It gets better pic.twitter.com/5mvAHZcbj8
— Mzee Edd 🇰🇪 (@005e5n) October 4, 2021
Disney+ Releases Fauci Docu Trailer
With his signature blend of scientific acumen, candor and integrity, Dr. Anthony Fauci became America’s most unlikely cultural icon during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A world-renowned infectious disease specialist and the longest-serving public health leader in Washington, D.C., he has overseen the U.S. response to 40 years’ worth of outbreaks, including HIV/AIDS, SARS and Ebola.
Crafted around unprecedented access to Dr. Fauci, National Geographic Documentary Films’ Fauci is a revealing portrait of one of the country’s most dedicated public servants.
Fauci arrives on Disney+ October 6th. Check out the trailer below.
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) October 4, 2021