One YouTuber and TikToker has made it his mission to get a simple hug from Elon Musk. The man has camped outside Space X headquarters for weeks trying to get the attention of Elon, even getting a reply from Musk’s very own mother. Since he’s already got Musk’s mother’s attention, and she wasn’t too happy, it seems his mission has already failed.
A Hug-Worthy Mission
YouTuber Fidias Panayiotou embarked on an audacious month-long quest to secure a hug from the legendary Elon Musk, the visionary founder of SpaceX and recent Twitter owner.
Big Dreams From a Young Man
At the age of 26, Fidias has set his sights on embracing 100 celebrities, with Elon Musk occupying the pinnacle of his list.
His Constant Persistence
For nearly 30 days, Fidias has camped outside SpaceX headquarters in Brownsville, Texas.
His Pleas for a Hug
Armed with signs and posters with heartfelt pleas for a hug, he has camped outside, day and night.
The Daily Struggles
Fidias documented his mission on TikTok, sharing his camping experience and the daily struggles of his quest.
Fan Tactics and Gaining Momentum
Fidias didn’t go on his journey alone, as the unwavering support of his subscribers and fans fueled his determination.
Capturing Musk’s Attention With Photoshop
Fidias and fans explored creative tactics to capture Elon Musk’s attention, with a cleverly photoshopped poster featuring Fidias and Musk in a heartwarming embrace.
Fans Come Together in Heartwarming Bond
A group of devoted individuals even used their bodies to spell out “Hug Fidias,” their efforts gained huge attention on social media.
A Mother’s Chilling Warning
Maye Musk, Elon Musk’s mother, took to Twitter to express her concerns after Fidias asked his followers to “spam” her Instagram, Maye tweeted, “Please do not hug this malicious man. Stay safe.”
Fidias, recognising the impact of her words, swiftly responded with a heartfelt apology in a TikTok video.
Users took to the comments to show their concerns over the mission, with one simple stating, “Challange Failed.”
Another wasn’t shocked by the failed outcome, “Who is actually surprised about this reaction. Some stranger wants to hug elon musk and spamms his mother.”
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