Wall Street may be in turmoil as it deals with a tech glitch that has suspended trading, but this news is like Christmas for the Internet. Blaming everything from the end times to the return of Bane, Twitter users were quick with the jokes to lighten any concerns over widespread financial panic. Stockbrokers may be crying, but have a laugh instead and check out some of the funniest responses to this debacle below.
BREAKING PHOTO: NYSE pic.twitter.com/6jUoEJMIE2
— Stay Puft (@staypuft) July 8, 2015
NYSE is stopped, planes are grounded, and sharks are falling from the sky in Virginia Beach. It’s been real real. ✌ — Nate (@BarstoolNate) July 8, 2015
He’s not kidding about the shark, either.
NY Stock exchange IT department right now to traders: Did you clear your cache? turn it off and turn it back on?
— Andy Nesbitt (@anezbitt) July 8, 2015
— Frazier Tharpe (@The_SummerMan) July 8, 2015
— Michael Amon (@michaelkamon) July 8, 2015
— Miss Atomic Blonde (@shelley_lee1013) July 8, 2015
— ஓ (@maverickisms) July 8, 2015
— TrivWorks (@TrivWorks) July 8, 2015
When the NYSE goes down https://t.co/qqllGm1fP7
— Handsome Hank (@hen_ease) July 8, 2015
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) July 8, 2015