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Really? Amber Alert website goes dark under government shutdown


We’ll hope for now that actual Amber Alerts will continue to freak out unsuspecting iPhone owners and get results in locating abducted children, but it looks like has fallen victim to the government shutdown. Here’s what looks like at the moment:

amber alert

If it would save just one child, would it be considered essential?

Nope. Just look.

So, the president didn’t golf this weekend because it would look bad, so instead he stayed in the White House and ordered taken down?!/daniellewildes8/status/387011525942050817

Just remember: The GOP are the “hostage takers” here.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.


Well, looky here! The Amber Alert website is back up:

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