“May have 2 buy Twitter now,” he jokingly tweeted on Friday (May perhaps 13), in advance of compiling who his new “board of directors” would be for the system, together with Cheech & Chong’s Tommy Chong, “tha guy with the ponytail on CNBC” (a.k.a. Pete Najarian) and, of course, “Jimmy from my corner Fish Fry.”
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The “Drop It Like It is Hot” rapper then delved into some significant modifications he would make to the platform. “First line of business. Cost-free net on airplanes!!! 29 dollars for 1 hour is bulls—,” he tweeted, in advance of including, “Everyone gets a blue checkmark. Even tha bots with 10 letters in their name that strike you in DMs n just say “Hello”. Nah f— those people bots.”
Snoop’s tweets appear following Musk’s announcement that his options to buy Twitter for $44 billion were “temporarily on hold,” pending particulars on spam and faux accounts on the social media system.
In a tweet, the Tesla billionaire linked to a Reuters story from May perhaps 2 citing a economical submitting from Twitter that estimated false or spam accounts manufactured up much less than 5% of the company’s “monetizable day-to-day active users” in the very first quarter.
“Twitter offer briefly on hold pending particulars supporting calculation that spam/pretend accounts do certainly represent less than 5% of consumers,” Musk said, indicating he’s skeptical that the range of inauthentic accounts is that small.
Two hours after his 1st tweet, Musk said he is “still committed” to finishing the acquisition.