Social media users were duped this week by a fake NASA tweet circulating a rumor that February 10 was the only day broomsticks will stand on their own due to the gravitational pull on the earth.

Prompting an obvious curiosity, some of the biggest names in Hip Hop and people all across the globe began standing broomsticks in their kitchens to prove the theory true, in what’s been dubbed the #BroomstickChallenge.

NASA has since stepped forth to refute the theory by using a clip of astronaut Alvin Drew and scientist Sarah Noble showing how “basic physics works every day of the year.”

Check out a few of the Hip Hop acts participating in the #BroomstickChallenge such as Future, Chief Keef and Tory Lanez below.


Future as “the wizrd.”

Chief Keef

This was intense.

Tory Lanez

Tory was so shook he did it twice.

DJ Khaled

DJ Khaled with the motivational #BroomstickChallenge talk.

Blac Chyna

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Blac Chyna channels Ciara #BroomstickChallenge style.

G Herbo

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Herbo said hold his backwood.


Guess it didn’t work for everyone.