Japanese billionaire and future space tourist Yusaku Maezawa said Monday his tweet promising a cash giveaway of nearly $10,000 was the most retweeted ever.
The billionaire promising ¥1 million ($9,250) in cash each to 100 randomly selected followers who had retweeted it by Monday.
People really like free money and this action has let him have the coveted position of having the most retweeted tweet in Twitter’s history. As of writing this article, the post had garnered over 4.3 million retweets, close to 1.1 million likes and over 282,000 replies. He surpassed the previous record holder, Carter Wilkerson, who got over 3.5 million retweets for chicken nuggets.