Texas Students Hang Poster of Themselves in Local McDonald's, Where It Remains

Part of Maravilla and Toledo's scheme involved tracking down a McDonald's uniform shirt at Goodwill which Maravilla wore to play the part of a'Regional Interior Coordinator

Maravilla's shenanigans, which have since gone viral, were the result of a realization that there were zero images of Asians on the walls at the particular McDonald's restaurant that they frequent.

When asked if he had any other requests for the company, Maravilla said yes.

McDonald's, however, did not indicate whether it meant to remove Maravilla and Toledo's photo.

"All the other posters were in natural environments, like a city or at the beach, so we went to our local event center", he explained.

"One day my bud, Christian, and I were eating at McDonald's munching on some snack wraps", Maravilla said. "There was a Zumba class going on and I'm sure they were wondering what we were doing". So, they hung up a photo of themselves in a Texas restaurant.

From the video, it didn't look like they even noticed.

Maravilla, who attends the University of Houston, told Click 2 Houston, 'I hope this can open the eyes of McDonald's and their corporation to show more people like me, Asians, in there'.

After a quick photo shoot, and some editing, they created the ideal McDonald's poster complete with the golden arches and the signature fries.

A $7 McDonald's thrift shirt was purchased, a fictional McDonald's staff badge created and, after the huge parcel containing the photo arrived, they were ready to go.

"It fit me perfectly", he said.

He shared a video showing the evolution of the prank on YouTube as well.

As of Tuesday morning, Maravilla told USA TODAY the advertisement was still hanging in the restaurant.

Maravilla hopes maybe he'll have a future in modeling for McDonald's campaigns.

It's unclear at this time whether the poster will stay up in the restaurant. "We applaud these students" creativity and hope to see them in our restaurants again soon'.

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