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Celebs react on Twitter over Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp outage

Reese Witherspoon, Dolly Parton and Snoop Dogg lead celebrities making Twitter jokes about Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp outage


It didn’t take for celebrities – and their social media managers – to get in jovial jabs against Facebook being down on Monday. 

Stars like Reese Witherspoon, Snoop Dogg, and even Dolly Parton all posted light-hearted remarks about the worldwide outage – that also included sister site Instagram and messaging service WhatsApp. 

Considering Twitter is a rival to Facebook, the outage sparked the micro-blogging site ablaze with funny quips and memes – including some from celebrities.

Straight outta the gate: Dolly Parton’s account posted this hilarious meme of the country icon charging through swinging saloon doors, as users flooded to Twitter amid Facebook’s outage 

Dolly, 75, posted a meme of her barging through swinging saloon doors with the caption: ‘Everyone showing up to @Twitter today while @Facebook @instagram @WhatsApp are down like…’ 

Rapper Snoop Dogg appeared to be encouraging his fans to have a smoke by tweeting: ‘Ig down? Roll one and be productive.’

Reese Witherspoon’s account also posted a meme of her mouthing ‘thank you’ which it said was Twitter’s response to ‘all other social platforms’ being ‘kaput.’ 

Oscar-nominated songwriter Diane Warren quipped: ‘Does this mean 4,000 Facebook friends aren’t really my good friends??’ 

Never missing a trick: Reese Witherspoon's account was also quick to post this meme of her mouthing 'thank you' in response to Twitter reaping the benefits of the outage

Never missing a trick: Reese Witherspoon’s account was also quick to post this meme of her mouthing ‘thank you’ in response to Twitter reaping the benefits of the outage 

Good one, guys! Stars including Snoop Dogg, Diane Warren, and Tara Reid cracked jokes

Good one, guys! Stars including Snoop Dogg, Diane Warren, and Tara Reid cracked jokes 

Kids favourite: Even Peppa Pig got in on the joke amid the catastrophic outage

Kids favourite: Even Peppa Pig got in on the joke amid the catastrophic outage 

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