Today’s Dyn DDoS attack: you wanted a world without Twitter? You got it. Enjoy.

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PSA: Use the following OpenDNS IP to access (a broken) Twitter, Quora, Reddit, etc: 208.67.222.222

For weeks — years? — people, the media, news outlets, trolls everywhere — have heralded the death of Twitter, or at least, the beginning of its end, never mind its indisputable value and even necessity to millions of people around the world.

Well folks, today, those of you who think Twitter doesn’t matter, good luck getting your to-the-second updates on the latest state of this morning’s epic DDoS attacks with a simple Twitter query for #ddos or #ddos #dyn or whatever.

Because Twitter is down for the count.

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