After a picture of a young guy named Alex who works at Target went viral, we had to do a little bit of digging!
The photo spread around online on Sunday afternoon (November 2) and #AlexFromTarget became a huge viral sensation.
Followers of the meme ended up finding out that Alex‘s Twitter handle is @acl163 and the young Target employee gained hundreds of thousands of followers in just that one day.
“Am i famous now? Already fake accounts of me,” Alex tweeted. “Now i have to change my number…”
UPDATE: Alex already has fan fiction!
UPDATE: Here are 10 important facts about Alex!
Click inside to see some of the best memes about Alex from Target…
— Luke Siperly WDLTH (@LukeSiperly) November 3, 2014
— alex from target (@tbhcamnash) November 3, 2014
— Alex From Target (@alexfromtrget) November 3, 2014
— cynthia so sleep (@rushameezy) November 3, 2014
— Alex From Target (@GilinskysHighAf) November 3, 2014
STEAL HIS LOOK: ALEX FROM TARGET shirt: $29.99 Target pants: $35.99 Target watch: $19.99 Target bags: $0.05 Target pic.twitter.com/FxV2cWUKWy
— Dream Closet (@TheDreamCIoset) November 3, 2014
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