Elon Musk Says Twitter Deal ‘Cannot Move Forward’ Until CEO Proves One Thing

Posted 37 days ago

From DAILYCALLER.COM

Elon Musk said early Tuesday morning the multi-billion dollar Twitter deal “cannot move forward” until the platform provides details about how many bot accounts exist.

Musk responded Tuesday to a tweet claiming “Musk may be looking for a better Twitter deal as $44 billion seems too high with 20% of users being fake or spam accounts.”

“20% fake/spam accounts, while 4 times what Twitter claims, could be *much* higher,” Musk tweeted. “My offer was based on Twitter’s SEC filings being accurate. Yesterday, Twitter’s CEO publicly refused to show proof of

20% fake/spam accounts, while 4 times what Twitter claims, could be *much* higher. My offer was based on Twitter’s SEC filings being accurate. This deal cannot move forward until he does.

“This deal cannot move forward until he does.”

Musk then responded to a Twitter user who also questioned how many fake accounts exist.

“Considering that your this tweet is the most liked tweet of all time, which is only liked/interacted by 2-2.5% of the entire Twitter user base, there’s a high possibility that the number of fake/spam/bot accounts could be well over 50%,” a user tweeted in reference to an April tweet from Musk.

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Tweets mentioned:

https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1526465624326782976

https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1526469394775216128

https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1525080945274998785