Yusaka Maezawa, the Japanese billionaire, has given us on the opposite facet of the Pacific one more reason to note him. After signing as much as be the primary “lunar vacationer” with SpaceX, he is additionally turn into the writer of probably the most retweeted Tweet of all time.

The tweet, which he posted three days in the past, has now been retweeted greater than 5 million instances. The motive for the Tweet’s reputation may be very easy, some may even say predictable. Maezawa promised those that retweeted it that 100 of them (randomly chosen) would get a million yen, which is equal to $9,250 USD.  The tweet is as follows:

Courtesy of Google Translate, the english model of the Tweet: 

ZOZOTOWN New Year ‘s Sale is the quickest ever in historical past and dealing with quantity of 10 billion yen has handed to this point! ! With a day by day gratitude, I provides you with 100 million yen [100 million yen grand prix for 100 people] from people in money. To apply, simply observe me and simply RT this tweet. Receptionist is as much as 1/7. I’ll DM instantly from winners!

The “ZOZOTOWN New Year’s Sale” he is referring to is the sale at his clothes retailer, ZOZOTOWN, the supply of his billions and the massive giveaway appears to be a celebration of the shop’s profitable new 12 months’s promotion. The Tweet took the primary spot from a very related Tweet from final 12 months: