Twitter claims Musk ‘disparaged’ it with poop emoji tweet
Twitter accused Elon Musk of publicly “disparaging” the social media platform and violating his merger agreement before backing out of the $44 billion bid altogether.
In its lawsuit, filed Tuesday, Twitter cited a May 16 tweet from Musk that used a smiling poop emoji to respond to several tweets from the social media platform’s CEO, Parag Agrawal, that attempted to explain its policies and procedures intended to combat spam and fake accounts.
Musk clarified the meaning of his tweet, using the emoji to mean “bs.”
As part of his bid to take over Twitter,...