It’s a rat. Carrying a piece of pizza.
Look, you're just as likely to see rodents and pizza on a New York subway platform as you are to see passengers waiting for a train. But a rat carrying a slice of pizza down the stairs? That’s the kind of thing that will quickly become the only thing on Twitter anyone wants to talk about.
pizza rat is funny until u realize that pizza is all he has time to eat while working the 2 jobs needed to survive in nyc :(— Desus Nice (@desusnice) September 21, 2015
So which Subway station was Pizza Rat in? I'm guessing the Marcy Ave. J stop.— Robert Silverman (@BobSaietta) September 21, 2015
Pizza rat is actually a furry cockroach. You know it exists.— Sean Newell (@dontforgetmac) September 21, 2015
My manager just called. Pizza Rat signed with William Morris. I really thought CAA was gonna get him.— Andy Richter (@AndyRichter) September 21, 2015
"pizza rat is totally the new black and blue llamas" is a thing you can say now in professional settings because the internet is magic— Caitlin Kelly (@caitlin__kelly) September 21, 2015