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Elmo asked X users how they’re doing – tweet goes viral

Elmo sitting on steps

“Elmo is just checking in! How is everybody doing?” That’s the simple question the Elmo account, representing the popular furry red Muppet from Sesame Street, posed on X. Many users expressed feelings of dismay and sadness while others shared feelings of joy and happiness. But another feeling emerged in the replies: gratitude. “Thanks for asking,” replied one X user. “I am grateful for you, Elmo,” posted another. “Thanks for stopping by, bud,” shared another. At the time of writing this, the post has received over 20,000 replies, over 158,000 likes, and has been retweeted over 60,000 times. “Wow! Elmo is glad he asked! Elmo learned it is important to ask a friend how they are doing”, responded the Elmo account.