If you’ve seen Star Wars: The Last Jedi, then you probably know exactly what scene in the movie is being mocked when you read the phrase “Kylo Ren Challenge”. If you haven’t seen the movie and care about spoilers (which, if you do care about spoilers and HAVEN’T see the new Star Wars yet, that’s on you buddy), then I suggest you stop reading because obviously, spoiler alerts follow:
Okay, so now we can start.
The #KyloRenChallenge appears to be simple — find some black pants that reach halfway up your stomach. While high-waisted pants are nothing new, Ren’s were pulled up to almost his nipples, which is all the more hilarious when you consider that there was no need for this scene in the movie at all.
This is one of many viral challenges that has popped up over the last couple of years. Some, such as the Ice Bucket Challenge, has been extremely positive, as the virality of that raised loads of money for ALS research. Other viral challenges, such as the cinnamon challenge or the Kylie Jenner lip challenge, were not as noble, to say the least.