09/22/2011 10:55 am ET Updated Nov 21, 2011

R.E.M. Break Up: Comedians Tweet Their Feelings (SLIDESHOW)

Comedians couldn't tweet fast enough when the legendary Georgia-bred rock band R.E.M. announced its breakup yesterday, inspiring tweets of loss, nostalgia, and lots of snark. Until the band's inevitable reunion is announced, help these Twitter jokesmiths mourn the popular band by checking out some of the 140-characters-or-less lamentations below.

Comedians Lament R.E.M.

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