Delighted at Musk's response, Turner Tenney - a famous gamer from the group Faze Clan and also one of the biggest gaming and social media celebrities online, said he will buy a Tesla because Elon Musk replied.
How often do you come across people on social media who tag celebrities in return for a reply or a deed? Quite often right? But it is rare that someone replies. Elon Musk, however, as we are aware is a league apart.
A popular gamer on Twitter tweeted Elon Musk asking if he could help him get better Internet. To his surprise, Musk replied in affirmative. The tweet, as a result of Musk's reply, got over 50,000 likes and over 3500 retweets.
Delighted at Musk's response, Turner Tenney, also known as TFue on social media - a famous gamer from the group Faze Clan and also one of the biggest gaming and social media celebrities online, said he will buy a Tesla because Elon Musk replied.
With over 8 million subscribers on YouTube, TFue is best known for streaming the popular online game - Fortnite. He tweeted to the tech entrepreneur, Musk asking him to get “better internet” on October 15 last year.
On January 15, Tenney shared a picture on his Twitter account of his Tesla Model S confirming that he bought the car as promised. TFue also added a caption stating how incredible the car is.
Glad you like it https://t.co/7FbQc0M9M5
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 15, 2019
The post went viral again after Elon retweeted the picture with a comment “Glad you like it” and congratulated Turner for the car. Since then, people have started replying to the chain tagging Turner and Musk in their tweets asking for a Tesla if their tweet gets 10,000 likes.
If this tweet gets 10,000 likes then Tfue will buy me a Tesla!!! HELP ME!
— Jack "CouRage" Dunlop (@CouRageJD) January 15, 2019
if this tweet gets 10,000 likes @CouRageJD will buy me a Tesla!!! PLS HELP!!— sommer (@toldbyblossom) January 15, 2019