From freeing the blue bird to Trump memes, here's how twitteratti reacted to Elon Musk's Twitter purchase

Edited By: Moohita Kaur Garg
New Delhi, India Updated: Apr 26, 2022, 06:45 PM(IST)

This is how Twitter reacted to Elon Musk's purchase of the micro-blogging website. Photograph:( WION Web Team )

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The world's richest man, known for his innovative ideas, has investments in a wide range of industries, including space exploration, electric automobiles, and artificial intelligence. He's on his way to becoming the social media king with the acquisition of Twitter.

But how is twitterati reacting to this acquisition?

As soon as the news of Tesla CEO Elon Musk buying Twitter hit the internet, the microblogging site exploded in a whirlwind of memes and a frenzy of amusing tweets.

Musk, the eccentric and brilliant CEO who, by his own admission, is a strong believer in free speech, has bought Twitter after weeks of controversy.

The world's richest man, known for his innovative ideas, has investments in a wide range of industries, including space exploration, electric automobiles, and artificial intelligence. He's on his way to becoming the social media king.

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From memes to jokes to suggestions, here's how Twitterati are reacting to this acquisition: 

Let's start with a tweet by Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, and the response people gave to his tweet.

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And now let's move on to the people's reactions:

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Twitter independent board chair Bret Taylor said in a statement: "The Twitter Board conducted a thoughtful and comprehensive process to assess Elon's proposal with a deliberate focus on value, certainty, and financing." 

Taylor hailed the deal as "the best path forward for Twitter's stockholders." 

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