A man’s quest for free chicken nuggets was the most retweeted post of 2017 in the UK on Twitter, the social site has revealed.
Twitter’s most popular tweets of 2017 have been released .Topping the list is Carter Wilkerson. In April,he asked US fast food chain Wendy’s how many retweets he would need in order to receive free nuggets for a year. His post of their reply – asking for 18 million – has been retweeted more than 3.6 million times since.
The post is now the most retweeted in the social media site’s history, and the food chain has agreed to award Wilkerson his nuggets.
Singer Ariana Grande’s response to the terror attack following her concert at the MEN Arena in Manchester in May, came second.
Footballer Jermain Defoe’s tribute to late Sunderland fan who died of cancer,Bradley Lowery was the third most retweeted post of the year.
Former US President Barack Obama was fourth with his message of equality which has in total been retweeted more than 1.7 million times globally.
Former footballer Andy Johnson completed the top five with a message to #EndTheStigma surrounding mental health and to support Everton star Aaron Lennon after he was detained under the mental health act.
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