15 #NerdBroadway tweets that will have you rolling in the aisles

12 Nov 2015

Midnight hashtag wars – the Twitter gift that keeps on giving. And trending. Enter #NerdBroadway.

This week, the team over at Midnight on Comedy Central have turned their sights on #NerdBroadway. Calling on the Twitterverse to turn Broadway shows nerdy, tweeters responded en masse and, as usual, with much aplomb.

At the time of writing, #NerdBroadway is trending in the United States, beating out usual trending certainties One Direction (#1DayUntilMITAM) and Justin Bieber (#JustinonNova) for the top spot.

The Midnight account tweeted out a couple of stellar suggestions:

The account also poked a little fun at host, Chris Hardwick:

Delving a little deeper into the Twitter realms unearthed some other hilarious responses:


This week’s effort follows on from some of Midnight’s other widely-trending hashtags, #ClickbaitAMovie, #ScaryStoryIn5Words and #RejectedAppleProducts.

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