The 'House Of Cards' Accidental Season 3 Leak Basically Just Made Twitter Explode

by Alex Ungerman 2:51 PM PST, February 11, 2015
Photo: Netflix

Is this real life?! House of Cards' third season, which was set to hit Netflix February 27, leaked early today and the whole Internet basically lost its mind.

"Due to a technical glitch, some Frank Underwood fans got a sneak peak. He'll be back on Netflix on Feb. 27," Netflix said in a statement to ET after responding to the the leak with the best tweet ever.

But for that brief moment when everyone thought this was for real, the overwhelming excitement that shook Twitter was amazing.

WATCH: Murderers or Survivors? 'House of Cards' Season 3 Trailer Debuts

When it was pulled, people were understandably hurt:

Consider what you've done:

You can't just tease us like that:

By the way, you might want to avoid Twitter because WARNING: SOME MAJOR SPOILERS WERE REVEALED:

Some more credible than others:

Then this parody account went and won the whole thing:

And now, the wait continues....

Now if you were a good fan, and didn't peek early, watch the new season trailer below.