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 Dakota Access Pipeline will no longer cross under a river near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, a major victory for protesters.
- The death toll from Oakland's warehouse party fire has risen to 33. "We're expecting the worst and hoping for the best," officials said Sunday.
- An anti-establishment wave has prompted Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to resign after losing a constitutional referendum.
- A woman clapped back at her anti-gay neighbor using festive rainbow Christmas lights 🎄👏