Twitter’s #BlackHogwarts Hashtag Is Pure Magic

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Twitter’s #BlackHogwarts Hashtag Is Pure Magic

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Published January 12th

Twitter's seamless ability to make anything viral just reached new heights with its latest hashtag sensation: #BlackHogwarts.

Putting a colorful twist on the vastly majority white Harry Potter fantasy world, the #BlackHogwarts hashtag saw Twitter users — many of whom are avidly committed Potterheads — come together to put their own spin on characters, plots, and theories from the franchise.

One person who is completely here for the temporary revamp of the made up institution of magic is Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling, who tweeted her admiration for the new viral sensation.

  1. Take a look at some of the most hilarious tweets taken from the hashtag, below, completed with a reimagined all-Black cast of the franchise:

Written by Moriba Cummings

(Photos from Left: Jason Merritt/Getty Images, Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)

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