Nasdaq Reports "Intermittent Gapping" Issues

Today may be the first time ever when a vicious VIX slam designed to send spoos soaring and hence gap the market higher, may have broken the Nasdaq leading to what was just reported as, you can't make this up, "intermittent gapping" issues. To wit:


So, if the gapping was permanent, would the S&P 500 be at +∞ yet?