Latest Twitter trend ‘Charlie Charlie Challenge’ has teens trying to summon Mexican demon

Posted at 8:01 AM, May 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-26 08:01:30-04

NEW YORK (PIX11) — Teens are participating in a new social media craze that attempts to summon a Mexican demon named Charlie.

The Charlie Charlie Challenge surfaced Monday on Twitter and has gone viral across social media platforms.

The challenge includes putting two pencils on a piece of paper in the shape of a cross. The words “yes” and “no” are written in boxes outlined by the pencils. Then the participants say “Charlie, Charlie are you here?”

Social media users have been uploading videos “summoning” Charlie.