Google Cloud is down, so the half of the internet that isn’t hosted at Amazon is out of action. Sometimes it goes the other way.
I only have internal tools at Google Cloud (so far) so I’m not in a panic, but at least when Google or Amazon have problems customers hear about it in international news.
@poisonous Oh aye, that’s definitely why. https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/2/18649635/youtube-snapchat-down-outage
mastodon.scuttle.org is one server in the network