"We looked around and we saw there were no Asians in the posters around McDonald's, so we made a decision to do it ourselves, and I guess the rest is history", said Jehv Maravilla, a 21-year-old University of Houston student.
In an interview with Click2Houston website, Maravilla said he and his friends were inspired by "Crazy Rich Asians". "It was like a calling".
It shows the lengthy measures Jevh and his friend Christian took to producing the poster.
With the help of some friends, they put the poster up on a wall at the restaurant without anyone noticing.
Then they set out to flawless the photo, which needed a bit of doctoring.
"I really hope they'll never take it down".
After a quick photo shoot, and some editing, they created the ideal McDonald's poster complete with the golden arches and the signature fries.
Something tells me that this is SO good, we'll see this poster in McDonald's stores nationwide. "I was very, very nervous", Jevh said.
Jev and his friend, Chris, took a picture in front of their neighborhood event center, edited the photo to match the graphics in the McDonald's posters, and received a print of their picture a week later.
Maravilla shared pictures of his and Toledo's handiwork on Twitter Sunday, writing, "It's now been 51 days since I hung it up".
On a YouTube video Maravilla posted in August after he first carried out the prank, he explained a little more about the motivation behind it. He told USA Today: "Like, for Asian men".
Maravilla hopes maybe he'll have a future in modeling for McDonald's campaigns.
"We weren't trying to make a bad rap with them, we weren't trying to do any harm", Maravilla said.
Since being posted on August 2, the video had been viewed more than 314,000 times as of September 4. "We applaud these students' creativity and hope to see them in our restaurants again soon".
Attorney Preet Bharara called Trump's tweet "next level insane , inappropriate, unethical, stupid, incriminating". The president was apparently referring to Congressmen Duncan Hunter (R-CA) and Chris Collins (R-NY).
The chairman of Pakistan's senate foreign relations committee, Mushahid Hussain, said the proposed cuts were "a sop to India". On announcing the initial suspension, Trump accused Islambad of "nothing but lies & deceit" in a widely cited tweet.
Gordon formed into a tropical storm near the Florida Keys early Monday as it moved west-northwest at 17 miles per hour (28 kph). As of right now, hurricane warnings have been issued for all of Alabama's Gulf Coast as well as Mississippi's.
Asked how he would respond if the umpire in the next match did the same thing as Lahyani, Federer said: "That won't happen". But you don't go and speak like that. "It's a conversation, and a conversation can change your mindset".
Several deputies administered first aid to a man on the ground as they waited for EMTs to arrive, according to the footage. The concert drew a crowd so large the area to the west of the grandstand was filled to capacity.
Rob Portman will be one of three people introducing Judge Kavanaugh later this afternoon (assuming the committee gets there). Grassley called the Democrats' request to halt the hearing "out of order" and accused them of obstruction.
Australian tennis player John Millman , now ranked 55th in the world, just knocked Roger Federer out of the US Open . The last Japanese woman to reach the final eight in a Grand Slam had been Shinobu Asagoe at the 2004 U.S.
For Rangers , though, it was the first defeat under Gerrard and one which left their manager very unhappy. Speaking after the game, Brown was in defiant mood about the result: "From start to finish, we dictated".
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