There's only one sure way to make it big in New York. Be a rat that gets filmed absconding with food in one of the most rat-friendly cities in the US. That's it. Everyone hates seeing a rat just lumbering down the platform, but they love seeing a fuzzy buddy pretending its people whether that's a couple of rats enjoying a slice or a squirrel hanging out with a taco in a tree.
The Twitter account @SubwayCreatures has shared a video of a subway rat making off with what appears to be an entire Egg McMuffin, casting a vote in the reignited fast-food breakfast wars. The rat, which is far from being a tiny charming Remy-type, is working awfully hard for the meal, carrying it while lumbering down the subway stairs.
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Almost as good as the rat's determination is the commentary on the video. "He deserves it," one person can be heard saying. Though, it does quickly start to sound like a cheesy McDonald's commercial.
"What's it carrying?"
"It's an Egg McMuffin."
[Implied "I'm loving it" tune]
Nonetheless, it's hard to disagree with the spectators. That rat deserves every bite of that sandwich.
h/t The Takeout
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