Wendy’s Shut Down Burger King With One Epic Tweet After Twitter Feud
Food| | By Margo Gothelf
While much of the country was reeling from a monster winter storm this weekend, Burger King and Wendy’s got into an unexpected Twitter beef causing a major uproar in the fast food community.
Both fast food joints have busy profiles on social media. They dish out solid words of encouragement and strong life advice.
When life gets you down, think about that time you got an extra nugget by mistake.
— Burger King (@BurgerKing) November 3, 2015
The burger chains are both on top when it comes to their emoji game.
Both accounts are pretty funny to follow.
*Walks up to the drive-thru*
“Sir, you need to be in a car in order to…”
*exhales* “What can I get you?”
— Burger King (@BurgerKing) January 6, 2016
Dark side or light side? May the Frosty be with you… pic.twitter.com/I3pPGXiV7F
— Wendy's (@Wendys) December 18, 2015
But over the weekend, Wendy’s was able to shake things up in the whole fast food world with just one promotional tweet for its “4 for $4″ meal.
The 4 for $4 Meal: a trayful of mouth-filling glory. pic.twitter.com/JjDOFZVXuP
— Wendy's (@Wendys) January 20, 2016
Burger King quickly shot back a friendly subtweet explaining, “5 is better than 4.”
5 for $4, because 5 is better than 4. pic.twitter.com/BZe8JFbKjm
— Burger King (@BurgerKing) January 21, 2016
Wendy’s immediately took things to the next level with this clapback leaving Burger King burnt to a crisp.
And with that one tweet, Wendy’s won the great fast food battle of 2016.