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Plea for year of free Wendy's chicken nuggets becomes most retweeted ever

Plea for year of free Wendy's chicken nuggets becomes most retweeted ever

The episode will air at 4 p.m. on KTVN. His tweet was shared more than 3,470,000 times.

Ellen even gave Wilkerson a 55-inch TV alongside a year of free underwear - but she did confirm that she would take it all back if he beats her record. They told him 18 million. "I chose to kick it up a notch and ask my favourite fast food restaurant the same type of question: 'How many retweets for a year of free nuggs?'"

Wilkerson's target of 18 million retweets is astronomically high, but Wendy's has already promised the determined teen a year of fried snacks for his efforts.

So exactly how many calories is Wilkerson committing to with his daily dose of delicious chicken nuggets? It didn't matter to Carter who only had 147 followers last week. "Then I put the screenshot up and it started gaining momentum". "A MAN NEEDS HIS NUGGS" has moved past Ellen DeGeneres' viral tweet from the 2014 Oscars on Tuesday with more than 3.4 million retweets. But getting that kind of traction is extremely hard for the non-celebrities among us.

Northbound traffic travels on Interstate 75 approaching the I-24 split. TFP
Northbound traffic travels on Interstate 75 approaching the I-24 split. TFP

Take a seat Ellen, Twitter has a new champion. What's more, Wilkerson isn't the only one who won big as a result of his tweet - a good cause got a boost, too.

Congratulations, Carter. You prove that with a little bit of persistence and a lot of hunger, anything is possible - even a year of free, delicious nuggets. As of Tuesday afternoon, he had 2.5 million retweets. Wilkerson is raising money for the cause on his website, NuggsForCarter.com.

"My mom is a breast cancer survivor". "If you get 18 million somehow, by some miracle, you get 18 million, I'll have another gift for you, but you can't pass me, I have to be above that!" However, she also asked people to retweet Wilkerson so he could get his nuggets.




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