At some point yesterday, some internet-user woke up and realized *oh dear lord!* Most of the rest of the cast of Community has announced how excited they were when Yahoo picked up season six, but not Alison Brie. Alison Brie hasn’t said ANYTHING. Where is Alison?? Has she left us??? WHAT DID WE DO TO OFFEND YOU, ALISON??? There was even a confirmed “we don’t know” tweet from a writer on the show.
And that sh*t spread like blog wildfire. People from all corners of the internet were like:
Sure, you may think we were overreacting.
But we didn’t know how to deal. Remember, we’d already lost Chevy and Donald Glover. And we’d lost Dan Harmon, and gotten him back. And we’d thought we’d lost the whole show, then it all turned around at the last second. We were already in a fragile f*cking state, Community. This sent us to our bad place.
A lot of us were like:
And some of us had an even stronger reaction:
And, I’ll admit it, some reactions were just straight-up inappropriate.
But then, just as quickly as it had started, everything changed.
A rep from Yahoo, along with our CommuniDad Dan Harmon confirmed that Brie would definitely, for sure be back.
The rumor about Alison Brie not returning is utterly, 100 percent false. I'd add a joke but I don't want to be unclear. She's coming back!— Dan Harmon (@danharmon) September 10, 2014
And suddenly the world was all:
HOORAY! …Oh, no, until I look at that picture again and see that at the point of that hug, Troy was still a part of the group. Which brings us right back to