#CometLanding success sends Twitter users searching for victories on Earth

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(CNN)For the first time, on Wednesday, humans landed a spacecraft on the surface of a comet orbiting the sun.

Even William Shatner was impressed.

Much of the Internet, of course, just shrugged. And made jokes.

Trending on Twitter Wednesday afternoon was the hashtag #WeCanLandOnACometButWeCant, in which people completed the phrase with quips about the seemingly simple tasks we still can’t seem to accomplish.

Here’s a sample of those tweets:

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