Did Ellen really break Twitter?

Twitter sent out an apology Sunday night saying all of the retweeting of a selfie Ellen DeGeneres took with a gang of celebrities at the Academy Awards disrupted service for more than 20 minutes after 10 p.m. ET.

But FOX411 editors working the Oscars were retweeting up a storm, including retweets at 10:06, 10:10, 10:15, and 10:38pm ET, and didn't notice any disruption.

Ellen DeGeneres said on air that she had broken Twitter by trying to set a record with her star-studded selfie during the Oscars telecast.

During a comic bit, the Oscars host prevailed upon actor Bradley Cooper to take a picture with her and several other stars crowding around, including Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Kevin Spacey, Angelina Jolie, and Brad Pitt.

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Long before midnight Sunday, the photo had been retweeted more than 2 million times, breaking the record set by President Barack Obama with the picture of him hugging First Lady Michelle Obama after his re-election in 2012.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.