Elon Musk says he tweets ‘actually on the bathroom’

Elon Musk talked about Thursday that he’s “really on the toilet” when he posts on Twitter.

“I’m tweeting form of stream of consciousness,” the Tesla CEO talked about in an interview amid his push to purchase the social media web site for $41 billion. “I’m really on the toilet or one factor, like, ‘Oh that’s humorous’ after which tweet that out.

“That’s like most of them, , oversharing,” Musk added by the interview with TED Talks chief Chris Anderson. “I try and tweet out points which is likely to be fascinating or humorous after which people seem to adore it.” 

The mogul — who makes use of Twitter to publish memes and musings, often plenty of events per day — made the suggestions merely hours after his bid to purchase Twitter was made public. 

The bid, which Twitter’s board talked about it’s considering, capped a two-week stretch of taunts Musk has launched on the embattled social media giant. 

Shortly after disclosing his stake, Musk immediately began teasing doable strikes along with changing Twitter’s San Francisco headquarters right into a homeless shelter.

Elon Musk must buy Twitter for $41 billion.
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Musk moreover has instructed including an edit button for tweets.

All through Thursday’s interview, Musk mused {{that a}} method to chop again abuse of the edit button may very well be to “zero out” retweets and favorites when a tweet is edited. 

He moreover talked about that “eliminating the spam and rip-off bots and the bot armies” may very well be a major priority if he takes over Twitter. 

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“I’m really on the toilet or one factor and I really feel, ‘Haha that’s humorous’ and I tweet it out,” Musk talked about.
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Throughout the Thursday securities submitting saying his takeover present, Musk used blunt language, telling the Twitter board: “I’m not participating within the back-and-forth recreation.”

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“I’ve moved straight to the highest,” the entrepreneur talked about. “It’s a extreme worth and your shareholders will prefer it.”

The billionaire Tesla CEO has requested to terminate a 2018 consent decree with the Securities and Commerce Payment that has required his tweets regarding the electrical automotive maker and its enterprise be vetted by a company lawyer. It isn’t clear whether or not or not any of his rest room tweets have been company-related.

Nevertheless he moreover admitted throughout the TED interview that he has a “Plan B” if Twitter doesn’t accept the present. He declined to supply particulars on the plan. 

Additional reporting by Ariel Zilber