They said it couldn’t happen, but it did. As a result, February 24 2009 will forever be etched into the brains of the survivors as the day when Google’s Gmail failed. 

The fallout from today’s technology implosion can be seen below. Whoever knew photographers could be so brave?

Panic ensues, workers flee…

by Jayel Aheram via Flickr

Clamour for hope…

by Eric Ingrum via Flickr

THE END IS NEAR

by Eric Ingrum via Flickr

Jesus, NO!

by Eric Ingrum via Flickr

And then it all went back to normal…