Introducing #pizzarat: a New York-bred, determined little fellow whose failed attempt to drag a slice of discarded slice of pizza down some steps outside a subway station has made him an instant celebrity.
— Spike (@loudspike) September 22, 2015
Instagram models do all that “modeling” and a rat eating pizza is way more famous.
— Stryker (@TedStryker) September 22, 2015
I don’t think #PizzaRat would be as cute if he were carrying a severed hand down the stairs
— Rob Huebel (@robhuebel) September 22, 2015
— President Trump (@Writeintrump) September 22, 2015
#PizzaRat Is the spirit animal of every New Yorker that has ever gotten hungry on the way home and had $2.50 to spare.
— VI Seconds (@viverite) September 21, 2015
so excited my ex-boyfriend has at last found internet fame #pizzarat
— Keely Flaherty (@flahertykeely) September 21, 2015
— Jonathan Frandzone (@NotAllBhas) September 21, 2015
— Caroline McCarthy (@caro) September 21, 2015
Aren’t we all just a bunch of rats dragging slices of pizza down the stairs? #Pizzarat
— Bill Beard (@writebeard) September 21, 2015
The chutzpah. The determination. The bravery (it nearly crushes him at one point. The crushing sense of defeat when he finally realises there ain’t no way a food item triple his size is getting down those steps.