On Facebook, I see dead people. Do you?
Although the times might feel apocalyptic, I'm happy to report your friends aren't all dead (probably, unless you're a dinosaur). Or, at least, they're not dead on the outside.
Venturebeat is calling the event an instance of a bug (or is it a new feature?) and has reached out to the company to learn more
It's also possible that a hack of a kind has occurred. On Facebook's memorial page instructions, the company explains you can memorialize others' accounts.
Facebook what is happening i am not dead. pic.twitter.com/irVc3UvJ8Y— Kate Nocera (@KateNocera) November 11, 2016
It even looks like Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has met an untimely fate — if his website is to be believed and doesn't proliferate fake news or anything.
Ah. Facebook's algorithm has killed Mark Zuckerberg. pic.twitter.com/6UWL1ECpqg— ST. (@seyitaylor) November 11, 2016
Facebook Thursday: Fake news is not a problem— Julia Carrie Wong (@juliacarriew) November 11, 2016
Facebook Friday: Mark Zuckerberg is dead. Your friends are dead. We are all dead.
Is this like at the end of (spoilers) Lost? Or the Chronicles of Narnia? Take me to fucking Narnia, baby.