It seemed like the world was about to explode following Brazil's catastrophic 7-1 defeat at the hands of the cerebral Germans.
Germany now awaits the winner of the other World Cup semifinal involving Argentina and the Netherlands.
It didn't take the internet too long to help many laugh away the painful defeat.
Here are some of our favourite moments from the game:
Sarah Brandner, Bastian Schweinsteiger's girlfriend, who was in the stands during the game, was certainly soaking up the big win with some big balloons.
It took half an hour for Germany to quickly go up 5-nil on the hosts, leaving nothing else but the tears to start flowing.
FLAG ON FIRE
After it became clear a Neymar-less Brazilian squad wasn’t make the comeback, some Brazilians decided to burn their nation’s flag, according to Brazilian weekly Veja Sao Paulo.
BRAZIL NEEDS REDEEMING
Things were so ugly, even Christ the Redeemer couldn’t save the samba kings.
BREAKING: Brazil's Christ the Redeemer statue right now. pic.twitter.com/fvZ0YPJ5Wz— Football Funnys (@FootballFunnys) July 8, 2014
There’s only one blue ball incorporated into Brazil’s flag, but after the 7-1 smack down, someone decided to add a bunch more.
We never got the back-story on the making of the 2014 World Cup logo. It all makes sense now.
BBC wanted to really make sure it’s viewers didn’t think the number seven wasn’t a typo.
BBC ensuring there is no confusion with the score. pic.twitter.com/zgjbyfpmZE— Tim Davis (@VanCityTim) July 8, 2014
ROOMBA CLEANS UP
Clean, organized, efficient. German engineering will always prevail.
YOUNG BIEBER CURSE
Did Justin Bieber cursed Brazil and Spain? Everything the Stratford Stud touches just withers away.
CRUSHING BEER BLOW
German radio station Bayern 3 poked the Brazilian bear before the semifinal match, posting a video of a massive German mug crushing a fruity Brazilian cocktail.