“May have 2 purchase Twitter now,” he jokingly tweeted on Friday (May 13), in advance of compiling who his new “board of directors” would be for the platform, which include Cheech & Chong’s Tommy Chong, “tha dude with the ponytail on CNBC” (a.k.a. Pete Najarian) and, of study course, “Jimmy from my corner Fish Fry.”
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The “Drop It Like It’s Hot” rapper then delved into some key changes he would make to the system. “First line of company. Free net on airplanes!!! 29 bucks for 1 hour is bulls—,” he tweeted, before introducing, “Everyone receives a blue checkmark. Even tha bots with 10 letters in their title that hit you in DMs n just say “Hello”. Nah f— those people bots.”
Snoop’s tweets appear next Musk’s announcement that his programs to purchase Twitter for $44 billion were “temporarily on maintain,” pending details on spam and faux accounts on the social media system.
In a tweet, the Tesla billionaire connected to a Reuters story from May 2 citing a money filing from Twitter that approximated wrong or spam accounts made up fewer than 5% of the company’s “monetizable day-to-day energetic users” in the initial quarter.
“Twitter offer temporarily on maintain pending particulars supporting calculation that spam/phony accounts do in truth symbolize considerably less than 5% of customers,” Musk claimed, indicating he’s skeptical that the amount of inauthentic accounts is that small.
Two several hours after his very first tweet, Musk explained he is “still committed” to finishing the acquisition.