The Bald-faced Manipulation
Peter later tweeted “The Top 5 Reasons to Consider Gold in Inflationary Period”. They are:
1. Store of Value
2. Inflation Hedge
4. Economic & Political Instability
5. Rising Government Debts
All things, we have found ourselves concerned with at one time or another (sic, ahem, cough…) So, yeah, retweet because we agree. It’s like a thumbs up emoji.
But in the background is all this noise about Elon Musk buying a 9% share of Twitter… getting offered a board seat on Twitter… denying said board seat… then making a bid to buy the whole company for $45 billion dollars.
The statement Musk released with his offer states, among other things, this:
“I invested in Twitter as I believe in its potential to be the platform for free speech around the globe, and I believe free speech is a societal imperative for a functioning democracy. However, since making my investment I now realize the company will neither thrive nor serve this societal imperative in its current form.”
We jammed with Jimmy Soni yesterday, who just released a book yesterday on Musk, Peter Thiel and the team that founded PayPal. There aren’t many industries this group has taken an interest in that they haven’t overhauled…