In 2018, Pizza Rat became the biggest celebrity in New York City overnight. It was the newest installment in a series of videos of NYC rats doing human things. The internet loved Escalator Rat, Fight Club Rat, and even Cannibal Rat.


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I JUST SAW PIZZA RAT! I repeat: I JUST SAW PIZZA RAT! Lexington Ave./59th Street on the downtown 6 track #Blessed

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The Rat series continues, with a Twitter video of a rat running down a set of steps with a full McDonald's Egg McMuffin in its mouth.


 


 

Speculations started rolling in, saying the rat is a mother bringing her babies a treat home after work.




 

The Tweet was featured on Subway Creatures, a page devoted to showing off the best moments in the NYC Subway System.


 


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