In 2017, Disney released Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and immediately, everyone agreed on what was the most important scene: the bit where Kylo Ren, apparently fresh from a workout, has a shirtless Force-Skype session with Rey.
As it does so well, the internet was quick to react, and thanks to a selfie and hashtag from singer/songwriter John Mayer, the #KyloRenChallenge quickly caught fire.
Fast-forward to now, and Ben Solo has sparked a whole new hashtag that, honestly, is better than the film from which it came. The #BenSoloChallenge is inspired by that great moment toward the end of The Rise of Skywalker when the newly redeemed Ben Solo, bereft of a light saber, reaches behind his back only to find that Rey has sent him his mom’s weapon via Force-mail.
Alright internet, what have you got?
First up, here’s what an age-appropriate Baby Yoda looks like doing the BSC:
People have used everything from their own collectible lightsabers…
…to everyday items like brooms:
Even the Dark Souls guy is getting in on it:
Points to this kid:
I snort-laughed at this one:
I need a minute.
Although, let it be known that Ben got his shrugging little half-bow from his dad:
The current total of the GoFundMe drive is nearing $70,000 and will be open for another week, so you have just enough time to chip in if you so wish.