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Virgin Mobile has been having a very bad, not very good Tuesday as customers found their handsets reduced to lumps of shiny plastic by a network-wide outage.
Calls, texts and mobile data were all affected, and the outpouring of grief has been something to behold.
Media - UK - Users - Truth - Dummy
The social media caterwauling began mid-morning in the UK as users discovered the awful truth that the dummy of the modern age had been wrested from them. Virgin Media itself (or rather its Twitter orifice) realised things had gone south shortly before 12pm and began the long lunchtime of the soul reassuring increasingly shrill customers that the company's engineers were working hard to sort the problem.
Some customers were eloquent in their protestations.
Twitter - User - Zusanna
Although Twitter user Zusanna summed it up nicely.
Wake Up To Breaking News!
If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much room.