Definition of McDonalds in crypto
McDonalds has become a very well known and widely adopted meme in the crypto community. It is often used for or by people that have lost a significant amount of money either through a single trade or a series of investments. The idea is that when you have lost all your money to the market, you could always get a job working for McDonalds, making that a last resort.
Examples of McDonalds in a sentence
“I bought that coin last week and the project has been rugpulled, I’m off to McDonalds.”
“That guy’s portfolio is down 95%, he should get a job at McDonalds.”
More info on references to McDonalds
The use of the McDonalds reference often comes in the form of a picture / meme. A picture of a drawn character in a McDonalds uniform with tattoos of various crypto logos is displayed. Sometimes the meme is also used when the crypto market is going down and people are scared. It is hard to track when this meme was first used in the crypto community but it is amongst the oldest of crypto memes.