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John Mayer absolutely crushed the Kylo Ren Challenge

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


Austin Powell


Posted on Jan 1, 2018   Updated on May 22, 2021, 6:24 am CDT

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:

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

Plenty of people took him up on the challenge:

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

Nailed it.

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*First Published: Jan 1, 2018, 12:47 pm CST