Elon Musk: ‘Vast carelessness’: Twitter isn’t happy with Elon Musk putting temporary hold on $44 bn buyout deal
Soon after Musk’s tweet, several people took to the micro-blogging site to express their confusion over the now ‘hanging in the air’ Twitter deal. After Musk’s tweet, stock in both Twitter and Tesla swung sharply in opposite directions, with Twitter’s stock tumbling 18%.
Some users on the micro-blogging site accused the 50-year-old of stock market manipulation.
“I feel like Elon Musk should finally be charged with stock market manipulation,” Musk tweeted.
@joncoopertweets I feel like Elon Musk should finally be charged with stock market manipulation.
— Andrea Junker (@Strandjunker) 1652445515000
While another person said that most things done by Musk comes from what Fitzgerald called “the vast carelessness” of the truly wealthy.
Some of the bad stuff that Elon Musk does seems to be motivated by greed, desperation or even malevolence, but a wh… https://t.co/uxI74v4T5I
— E.W. Niedermeyer (@Tweetermeyer) 1652445708000
Several users also joked about Musk’s flaky mood.
Elon Musk: I’m going to buy Twitter.Also Elon Musk: I might not buy Twitter.
— Douglas A. Boneparth (@dougboneparth) 1652445328000
I guarantee there will be additional lawsuits because of what Elon Musk did to Twitter. It’s about to get spicy.
— Christopher Bouzy (@cbouzy) 1652440453000
The Twitter board to Elon Musk…