The Daily Beast reports:
Elon Musk—the world’s wealthiest man and oldest teenage boy—is showing his ass on Twitter again. Musk posted a meme that unfavorably compared Canada’s democratically elected prime minister Justin Trudeau to Adolf Hitler to make some deeply confused point about the anti-vaccine-mandate trucker protests and cryptocurrency.
Musk’s post was in reply to a report about Canada ordering financial firms to stop trading with crypto wallets that are funding chaotic vaccine protests in Ottawa. Not only was Musk’s meme lazy, offensive, and attention-seeking, it was also completely wrong and out-of-date. Trudeau’s government passed a budget last summer.
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Elon Musk—the world’s wealthiest man and oldest teenage boy—is showing his ass on Twitter againhttps://t.co/TIW4hNDxar
— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) February 17, 2022
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 17, 2022
Time's "Person of the Year" just casually posting Hitler memes. https://t.co/zIv9ehqCe9
— Justin Baragona (@justinbaragona) February 17, 2022
.@ElonMusk has exercised extremely poor judgment by invoking Hitler to make a point on social media.
Comparing @CanadianPM Justin Trudeau to a genocidal dictator who murdered millions is not an appropriate way to criticize policies.
He must apologize immediately. https://t.co/jZzVyii6IU
— American Jewish Committee (@AJCGlobal) February 17, 2022