Did Apple's iPad 2 event crash Disqus?

Earlier today Apple had their iPad 2 launch event, at around the same time we started noticing problems with the Disqus powered commenting system on one of our websites, checking with the Disqus service status website at http://status.disqus.com/ confirmed that the “embed” system was down and out. As of right now things are returning to normal although they are not completely there yet. Here is the latest update from Disqus.