The Tweet that crashed Twitter

Ellen had some of the Oscars stars gather around for a "selfie"
Ellen had some of the Oscars stars gather around for a "selfie"
Ellen had some of the Oscars stars gather around for a "selfie"

Ellen had some of the Oscars stars gather around for a “selfie”

Ellen had some of the Oscars stars gather around for a “selfie”, and asked people watching the broadcast to retweet the image. Later in the broadcast she reported that Twitter had “crashed” due to the high volume of re-tweets.