It all began with Star Wars opening up the door with a #AskStarWars Twitter event. Marvel went right for the obvious and asked if they could borrow some lightsabers. Star Wars agreed but only if they could borrow Mjölnir.
That sparked some of the geekiest banter Twitter has seen this side of the galaxy far, far away. Applause for the folks running those acccounts.
See more of the tweets after the break.
- The U.S. will release Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard after 30 years. The move isn't tied to the Iran nuclear deal, American officials say.
- Officials released new footage proving Sandra Bland was "alive and well" when her mugshot was taken. The release aims to counter social media rumors that she was deceased in the photo.
- The NFL has upheld Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his alleged involvement with the deflation of footballs 🏈