The internet has been abuzz over the last week about today’s solar eclipse, and people are purchasing their special eclipse eyewear to watch as the moon overtakes. This is the first coast-to-coast solar event of this nature in almost 100 years.
However, where there is enthusiasm, there are also jokes, wisecracks and, well, un-enthusiasm.
Twitter is having a field day with this eclipse, making fun of the perpetual warnings to not gaze directly at the sun without proper eyewear, and generally finding ways to make the moon upstaging the sun even more entertaining.
Here are some of the funniest reactions to to today’s eclipse and PLEASE FOR THE LOVE OF GOD DON’T STARE AT THE SUN.