- McDonald’s says it will only accept payments in Dogecoin if Tesla accepts Grimacecoin.
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- Musk said he would eat a McDonald’s Happy Meal on TV if the chain accepted the cryptocurrency.
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MC Donalds joked it would only accept Dogecoin as payment if Tesla accepted Grimacecoin as payment.
The fast food chain responded Tweet von Tesla-CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday that he would eat a Happy Meal on TV if McDonald’s accepted Dogecoin as payment.
Grimace is a plump purple character featured in some of McDonald’s marketing campaigns.
Musk’s tweet about McDonald’s on Tuesday sent Dogecoin up almost 4% to around $0.14. It is still trading around this level CoinMarketCap.
Hours after McDonald’s made the Grimacecoin joke, multiple Twitter accounts surfaced on Twitter claiming to be selling “Grimacecoin.” However, McDonald’s does not currently operate a Grimacecoin.
McDonald’s did not immediately respond to Insider’s request for comment.
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