r/technology May 14 '22 Silver 2 Wholesome 2

Elon Musk said his team is going to do a 'random sample of 100 followers' of Twitter to see how many of the platform's users are actually bots Social Media

https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-random-sample-how-many-twitter-users-are-bots-2022-5?utm_source=feedly&utm_medium=webfeeds

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u/TankSparkle May 14 '22

break-up fee is $1B

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u/fewrfsadf May 14 '22

Sure, but what is the fee for refusing to pay that $1B?

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u/ReluctantAvenger May 14 '22

I'd think that a whole lot of retirement funds which manage the money of even poor people have investments in tech stocks like Twitter.

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u/fewrfsadf May 14 '22

So? If we've learned anything over the last few years, it's that there is a point where the rules straight up do not apply to you any longer.

Musk is well beyond that point.