When the Super Bowl at the Super Dome was plunged into darkness by a blackout last night, Twitter immediately pointed the finger at two possible suspects—halftime entertainer Beyoncé ,who doubtless needed a million hair dryers to get her ‘do just so, and alight those neon Busby Berkeley tributes.
And the other suspect was the evil villain Bane, who pulled a similar stunt in The Dark Knight Rises. So often was this connection made that Bane was trending on Twitter soon after the lights went out.
But what did they were the same person? Once Again Twitter was right there!
For those who do not believe Beyoncé was an evil villain—although those gloves were a little suspicious—here’s another view:
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.