Elon Musk Reacts To McDonald’s New Teaser, Dogecoin Soars
McDonald’s previous Twitter swings with “Dogefather” Elon Musk may have had unintended consequences but via the multinational fast food giant’s recent tweets once again, fans Dogecoin is sure that McDonald’s may soon accept Dogecoin for purchases. After creating quite a stir through a tweet in late January that caught the attention of crypto enthusiasts, the company posted another cryptic tweet late on Saturday that went viral with Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s response with a “sweat drop” emoji shows that he’s worried about a potential announcement.
The cryptic tweet from McDonald’s featured a drive across the street with the giant wheels of a truck barely visible behind the blinding headlights. Above the “M” embossed on the image is the number “2.13.22”, which is the date of this year’s Super Bowl. On Twitter, the brand followed its announcement with another statement, “brb set my alarm for 6:20 p.m. ET tomorrow,” according to CBS Sportsis 10 minutes before the official start time of Super Bowl LVI.
However, it turns out that The teaser has been directed geared towards American producer, rapper and fashion designer Kanye West and an advertising campaign with his participation.
DOGE co-creator Billy Markus asked his Twitter followers why people think McDonald’s would accept DOGE. “If you believe rumours, consider your thought process and the person you’re listening to, because that’s a pretty silly thing,” says Markus.
So why do people think McDonald’s will accept dogecoin?
if you believe a rumor, check your and the person you’re listening to very carefully, because it’s a pretty silly thing
– Shibetoshi Nakamoto (@ BillyM2k) February 14, 2022
However, the misplaced excitement surrounding McDonald’s tweet is once again playing a role in driving Dogecoin’s value up in the crypto market as the Gadgets 360 Cryptocurrency Price Tracker disclosure DOGE is up 5.46% in value through Sunday.
Incidentally, at the end of January, Musk tweeted that he would eat a happy meal on TV if McDonald’s accepted Dogecoin. The dog-themed coin had a short-term reaction when Musk made the offer.
Dogecoin has been slow in the current crypto market recovery. The crypto meme is up 117% to date but if McDonald’s decides in favor of accepting DOGE payments, it will be a coup for crypto and could go a long way in the future. bringing more mainstream adoption to DOGE and helping it break out of the dark.
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