John Mayer absolutely crushed the Kylo Ren Challenge

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Take your shirt, pull your pants up: It’s the #KyloRenChallenge.


John Mayer won the #KyloRenChallenge before it even really started.

Adam Driver’s shirtless scene in Star Wars: The Last Jedi has already generated a significant reaction online with the Thicc Kylo Ren memes (alternately known as “Swolo Kylo Ren” and “Ben Swolo”).  

But now there’s the Kylo Ren Challenge, the latest in a long line of absurd internet challenges, and it’s ridiculously easy to pull off. All you have to do is take your shirt off and pull your pants up uncomfortably so, like so:

Starting off 2018 with the #kylorenchallenge

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It appears John Mayer actually started the trend, and tbh, he crushed it. (Side note: WTF is he actually wearing?)


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Plenty of people took him up on the challenge:


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@johnmayer this is my brother #kylorenchallenge

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#kylorenchallenge #bodypositive #sith #hutt #adamdriverisbae #tooswole

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But here’s my favorite so far, via HuffPo:

Nailed it.

Austin Powell

Austin Powell

Austin Powell is the managing editor of the Daily Dot. His work focuses on the intersection of entertainment and technology. He previously served as a music columnist for the Austin Chronicle and is the co-author of The Austin Chronicle Music Anthology.