Netizens have resolved and are done with the whole Ice Bucket Challenge. So here's the latest mania that's breaking the internet all over – a viral activity that involves summoning demons.
After playing with Ouija Board, and chanting ‘Blood Mary’ in your bathroom as a kid, and now the Charlie Charlie Challenge? Afraid so? Looks like the kiddos have discovered another urban legend-ish way to freak themselves out.
Yes, you read that absolutely right. People are in new trend of trying out the #CharlieCharlieChallenge and posting their videos and pictures on social media, setting the hashtag trends all over the social media site. Teens nowadays are participating in a new social media craze that attempts to summon a Mexican demon named Charlie. An Ouija board-inspired game called the CharlieCharlieChallenge has surged across social media. Let’s not call it any kind of ritual and spook everyone. The #CharlieCharlieChallenge is apparently an old Mexican tradition, where participants summon an old spirit or a demon called Charlie. The challenge includes drawing an X on a piece of paper. Then, label two of the quadrants "no," and the other two "yes." Balance two pencils in a cross on your paper and say "Charlie, Charlie, are you there?" If the pencils move, it means "Charlie" is ready to answer your questions.
So people all over the internet are trying out this 'game' and some of the results that has evolved is full of nervous laughter, shrieking at times, or even running out of rooms. Seriously, like why do you have to try, if you're so scared?
Here are the questions asked to Charlie by participants that tried the challenge?
Some people have asked Charlie for dating tips, others asked for life advice to live a healthy lifestyle.
A hardcore fan of One Direction has asked Charlie which of the hunks should be her husband as Zayne has left from the band.
Bieber fans also wanted to know from Charlie about his next album coming out.
Several warnings are heard about the challenge, which could go badly wrong for that unlucky enchanter. Charlie is claimed to be a stickler for politeness. Anyone trying to get in contact with Charlie must chant "Charlie, Charlie can we stop" before calling his visit to an end or else you can risk "leaving a portal open for demons to come in and out of your house as they please".
Here are some of the tweets by the Twitter user:
- "They may seem friendly at first, but have evil plans."
- "If you forget to say goodbye to Charlie, you will experience some unusual paranormal situations such as hearing voices, things being moved, shadows, malevolent laughing and more."