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LOL — a song for the Fail Whale!
FailWhale.com is the groupie | PR | Fan Club for one of coolest whales we know… you know… the handsome whale and his birdie entourage who show up occasionally on Twitter to let you know that it’s time to push back from your keyboard and to go take a break. Yup! that one.
Search for the Twitter Fail Whale hashtag #fwh.
Creator of FailWhale and so on.
The SOURCE of the Fail Whale!!
Inspired by the availability of Twitter’s Fail Whale as a T-shirt and Tantek’s “Note to Self” comment ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/factoryjoe/2631644440/#comment72157… ) I made teh Fail Snail, and he’s coughing up some “goddamn leaky HTML” hex.
I am releasing this as public domain, anyone may use it as their error message or whatever else you want, including Flickr geo tagging it with Twitter’s office address.
Visitors to the Museum of Modern Art were fascinated to learn that in the year 2008 it was not uncommon for popular Internet services to experience something called “downtime,” often represented by cute avatars that are now considered works of art…
I fucking love Neutraface!
“The latter prognosis stems from users who are growing frustrated by repeat sightings of the “fail whale,” the whimsical image Twitter posts when it goes off service. “Why doesn’t Twitter stay up and running for more than a few hours at a time?” writes Twitter user @cscan. “Why isn’t it stable? Is it simply scale, or is something else going on?””
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The FriendFeed Fail Whale room.
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