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Ellen DeGeneres’ Record-Breaking Oscars Selfie Vanished From Twitter

The most retweeted tweet of all time vanished Tuesday. Update: About an hour after Twitter posted a bug was causing some tweets to not be visible, the tweet reappeared.

Posted on March 25, 2014, at 6:55 p.m. ET

Ellen DeGeneres' group selfie from the Oscars disappeared from Twitter Tuesday.

The most retweeted tweet of all time, gone.

The URL of the tweet took users to a "Sorry, that page doesn't exist" page.

Other photos from Oscar night were still up at the time, however.


Twitter said in a statement it was researching a bug causing tweets to not be visible.

"We are currently researching a bug that has caused some Tweets to not be displayed."

Update — 3/25 at 5:56 p.m. PT: The tweet is now back online.

Update — 3/26 at 11:21 a.m. PT: Twitter posted an update that the bug had been resolved.

"This issue has been resolved, and affected Tweets, along with the favorites and retweets on those Tweets, have been restored."