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Super Bowl 2013 Blackout Prompts Twitter Outrage, Awesome Oreo Response

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What? No lights? A power surge caused a blackout at Super Bowl 2013, which gave people on Twitter plenty of opportunity to move on from Beyonce’s half-time performance.

Everyone shifted gears and focused their bit-writing abilities on the fact that they game is delayed. With the above picture, Oreo really rose to the occasion, but they’re not the only ones cracking wise. Check out the funniest tweets from the 2013 Super Bowl blackout below.


Audi (@Audi): Sending some LEDs to the @MBUSA Superdome right now…



Walgreens (@Walgreens): We do carry candles. #SuperBowl



Taylor Groff (@TaylorGroff38): Buffalo wild wings is responsible for this #poweroutage



Steve Hodges (@shodgesnj): You got to unplug it wait thirty seconds then plug it back in #poweroutage 28 Minutes without power



Muhib Yusufi (@MUHIBGOTSWAG): Beyonces performance was too electrifying. #poweroutage



Sandra Hersey (@sandrahersey): Twitter is better to read about #poweroutage than actually watching the game lol



Jake ⛳ Bergo (@Bergoliciouss): Just saw Manti Teo’s girlfriend in the superdome #poweroutage



dai baker (@daibaker): This time, it’s the rich people trapped in the Superdome. #superbowl47



Oreo Cookie (@Oreo): Power out? No problem.



Sacramento Media (@SacMedia): #poweroutage How about we just wait until the @49ers show up to turn the lights back on.



J Nightingale (@johnath): I’m 30 minutes delayed watching #superbowl47; no one spoil any power related surprises, k?



Jon Deutsch (@jondeutsch): Ok now who remembers where we left off? #superbowl47 delay of game penalty on the #superdome



Chris O’Neal (@AgentONeal): Ref totally missed the opportunity to use “Kick it!” without referencing a punt or field goal. #superbowl47 #fb


(@scharpling): IS BANE COMING OUT ON THE FIELD NOW?!?!?!?!??!?!


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