Twitter Reactions to Mars Curiosity Rover Landing
Reactions to the successful landing of the Mars rover, Curiosity.
The Mars curiosity rover landed successful on Mars around 10:32pm August 5 PT/1:32am August 6 ET. Here some reactions from Twitter users:
Hal 9000: Exactly 67 years after dropping a nuclear powered device on Hiroshima, America drops nuclear powered device on Mars
Ji Sung Park: curiosity just landed on Mars, The Decepticons just awoke and now we're all going to die, nice one NASA
Supreme Dalek: The only REASON
@MarsCuriosity tweeted a low RESOLUTION IMAGE was so you cannot SEE the Ice WARRIOR they landed on. MURDERS.
Someone made a Kardashian joke:
#Curiosity lands on MARS and the Kardashians are still HERE? Wtf #NASA?
Others added politics into the mix (of course):
Ruth Waytz: Worth pointing out: both the
#Olympics & #Curiosity are still cheaper than a month fighting in Iraq & Afghanistan.
Max Bunny Sparber: You know where I want my tax money to go? I want it to go to this: http://i.imgur.com/B8mDT.gif
Still, some made jokes:
Ofni Smith: Ooops. There WAS Life on Mars. One single cat. Sadly, NASA's
#Curiosity landed on it and killed it.
Matthew Jackson: You realize that Michael Bay is watching
#curiosity anxiously and praying for giant robots.
Elizabeth Rozyskie: Rejoice ye space nerds for your Monday hangover makes you like the rest of us & praying for more weekend