I am experiencing my own nightmare before Christmas right now because Jim Carrey has taken down his aggressively weird personal website. Now, instead of the hellish and surreal digital refraction of a famous man’s mind, the landing page simply says “Please come back later.”

This is what you used to see when you clicked around on JimCarrey.com:

It was incredible!!!!! It was spooky, and made me worry about Jim Carrey’s mental well-being, but it was interesting and clearly labored over and anathema to the excessive blandness of celebrity PR.

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One of the last news updates heralded the coming of The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, so it wasn’t like Carrey updated the site a lot. But I liked knowing it was there. (You can still see the website by going to the Wayback Machine.)

I don’t remember how I found out about Carrey’s demonic gem of a website, but it’s been around since 2009, according to a (correctly) fawning Wall Street Journal article published about it that year. Why did the once-frenetic, Flash-laden site go dark? When it is relaunched, will it still be an unsettling knock-off Dali horrorscape?

I have asked Jim Carrey what happened to his website on Twitter.I will update when I hear back.