Black Twitter Imagined A Blacker 'Harry Potter' Universe, Making Magic With #BlackHogwarts
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Black Twitter Imagined A Blacker 'Harry Potter' Universe, Making Magic With #BlackHogwarts

Black Twitter got together on Thursday to populate the hashtag #BlackHogwarts by imagining what Hogwarts would have been like if it had been a blacker place.

The results were simply magical.

Users first set up rules for the world, getting everyone on the same page. For instance, the sorting hat became the sorting doorag:

 

https://twitter.com/notorious_JOY/status/951436970802188288

 

https://twitter.com/miss_shrleen/status/951539148736909313

 

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/_gyptianking/status/951433674192547840

 

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/notorious_JOY/status/951413117807972352

 

 

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/Johnlloyd_IV/status/951539484318937088

 

The four houses students were sorted into transformed as well:

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/ANSTYLEdotCOM/status/951416895743328256

 

 

 

Although it could sometimes be easy to forget with all the fighting, Voldemort, Quidditch and teen romance, Hogwarts was — at the end of the day — a school. So Twitter imagined would classes be like at a Black Hogwarts:

 

https://twitter.com/fantasticboyage/status/951539645535408130

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/OnionsAndWine/status/951543883833294850

 

 

https://twitter.com/Negreauxdamus/status/951504093314461698

 

 

Users also reminded us that you can always count on Black Twitter to keep a fantasy world real:

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/auraambitions/status/951334815856394240

 

https://twitter.com/Tinytay19/status/951465203811667968

 

 

 

No part of life at Black Hogwarts went unexplored, and that includes love and dating:

 

 

 

https://twitter.com/Ciarra_Milan/status/951579635183116288

 

Even death was addressed:

 

https://twitter.com/IheartgrafDrew/status/951530129028722688

 

 

And at least one user hoped that J.K. Rowling was paying attention:

 

 

That Lupita-Rihanna Black Twitter movie is happening. So who knows? A Black Hogwarts series could be in bookstores before you know it.