Twitter set to accept Musk's original $43 bln offer

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25 Apr 2022, 9:50 am

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Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) is poised to agree a sale to Elon Musk for around $43 billion in cash, the price the chief executive of Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) has called his "best and final" offer for the social media company, people familiar with the matter said.

Twitter may announce the $54.20-per-share deal later on Monday once its board has met to recommend the transaction to Twitter shareholders, the sources said. It is always possible that the deal collapses at the last minute, the sources added.

Musk, the world's richest person according to a tally by Forbes, is negotiating to buy Twitter in a personal capacity and Tesla is not involved in the deal.

Twitter has not been able to secure so far a 'go-shop' provision under its agreement with Musk that would allow it to solicit other bids once the deal is signed, the sources said. Still, Twitter would be allowed to accept an offer from another party by paying Musk a break-up fee, the sources added.

The sale would represent an admission by Twitter that its new chief executive Parag Agrawal, who took the helm in November, is not making enough traction in making the company more profitable, despite being on track to meet ambitious financial goals the company set for 2023. Twitter's shares were trading higher than Musk's offer price as recently as November.


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26 Apr 2022, 10:58 pm

Twitter Suffers Mass Deactivations After Elon Musk Takeover

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Twitter saw mass “organic” deactivations and huge fluctuations in follower numbers for some of the platform’s highest-profile users in the days after Elon Musk agreed to a $44 billion takeover deal of the social media giant.

According to an NBC News report published Tuesday, the follower numbers for some of Twitter’s most-followed accounts, including former President Barack Obama, singers Katy Perry and Taylor Swift all dropped by hundreds of thousands. Obama, who is Twitter’s most-followed user with 131.7 million followers, saw his follower count fall by 300,000 since Monday. Perry, who has 108.8 million followers, lost 200,000.

Twitter routinely purges the platform of bots and fake accounts which can lead to follower counts dropping but the company confirmed to NBC News that the recent drops were “organic” and not automated or deletion of bots, meaning hundreds of thousands of users accounts are voluntarily deactivating.

Conversely, the follower numbers for prominent right-wing politicians and personalities have seen huge upticks in the days since the Musk takeover news. NBC News reports that controversial GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene saw her follower count jump 100,000 and far-right Brazilian leader Jair Bolsonaro gained 90,000 followers since Monday.


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26 Apr 2022, 11:05 pm

And I'm supposed to care why? :roll:

People are acting like the world's not going to come to an end because of climate change, covid, plastic pollution or even WW3, it's going to end because some goofball bought Twitter.



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27 Apr 2022, 4:32 am

Musk with his 300 billion dollars is taking control of social media. I'm not sure whether or not I should find that scary.



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27 Apr 2022, 4:35 am

lostonearth35 wrote:
And I'm supposed to care why? :roll:

People are acting like the world's not going to come to an end because of climate change, covid, plastic pollution or even WW3, it's going to end because some goofball bought Twitter.


But it's TWITTER damn it. That's almost as bad as saying you don't care about Facebook.



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27 Apr 2022, 4:54 am

I expect twitter to become even more toxic in near future.
I expect Musk to learn the hard way that his engineering and business skills won't solve social problems. Will he learn the lesson? That's an open question for me. I think it won't be easy for him.
How much damage is done in the meantime? Another open question.


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27 Apr 2022, 5:30 am

magz wrote:
I expect twitter to become even more toxic in near future.
I expect Musk to learn the hard way that his engineering and business skills won't solve social problems. Will he learn the lesson? That's an open question for me. I think it won't be easy for him.
How much damage is done in the meantime? Another open question.


The stated aim is to have less left-wing bias on Twitter.
There may be associated problems that may eventuate as a result.


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27 Apr 2022, 11:55 am



Trump, Ruined His So-Called Legacy,
in Part, by Inciting Violence on Twitter;

(He Says He Won't Go Back; Why Not Come
Back, and Ruin His So-Called Legacy More;
After All That's What His Kids Agreed He Did)

Even Though my Rich Uncle Has A Personally
Signed Big Book of Trump's 'Achievements', He

Said He'd Have Trouble Supporting Him if He Ran Again
as He (Trump) Is too Much of A Jerk... So Perhaps the Republican Party

May Support Another Jerk, the DeSaTaNiS 'Florida Man' at the Top of Government Here...

Not Unlike Steve Jobs And Bill Gates, Who Could Be Mighty Big Jerks When Folks Got in

The Way of Their Aspirations; Musk Is a Bit Impulsive And Very Much Impulsive This Way too;

Apparently,
The Stock-Holders
Took Notice As 'Tesla
Stock' Fell 125 Billion Dollars
in a Day Wiping out 30 Billion
Dollars of Musk's Hundreds of Billions

in One Day too...

Hey, This is the American Way;

It's a Capitalistic Company At Soul;

And Elon Musk Has Enough 'Capital'

to Buy Almost What Ever He Wants; However, in the World

of Business, if You Don't Serve Your Target Audiences Well, You
Can and Will Lose Your Capitalistic Shirt; If Musk Turns Twitter into More of
A Cess-Pool of Harmful Conspiracy Theories; More Anger, And Hate Speech Related Non-Sense,

His Other Aspirations

He Takes As 'Holy Grail'
in Life Will Suffer the Consequences
of His Actions as Stockholders Are Already

Intimating Now; And True, There Are Always Two Sides

oF A STory As We Do Need Conservative and Liberal Input
For A Balancing And Surviving; And Even Thriving Society; That

Weeds Out 'the Fringe' on Both Ends; Using Facebook the Other Day,
The 'Dim Witted Algorithm' Pulled A Quote of Whitman's Text For the
'Preface to Leaves of Grass' As Frigging Human Exploitation; That Happens

When You Have a Device That Doesn't Understand The 'Nuances of the Human Soul'...

In a Way, This is a An Issue, A Human Challenge Mr. Musk Has; He Will Probably Come to

Learn it is Best
Not to Spread
Himself too Thin,

In Areas That He
Does Not Have Enough 'Knowledge'
And Other Human Attributes (Wisdom) to Properly Manage...

According to Recent Statistics, About 20 Percent of Americans
Use Twitter; and About 90 Percent of What is Tweeted There is
Done By About 10 Percent of the Actual Users; If It Turns into

A Cess-Pool of Harmful Conspiracy Theories, Hate Speech, and the Such;

There Are Alternatives; Perhaps It Would Have Been Better For Musk if he

Didn't Buy
'Swamp Land
in Arizona'; Talking
Himself into it as Yuck,
a Self-Defeating Purchase....

On the Other Hand, the Response
From the Facebook Algorithm was
That they Might Not Have the Humanity
To Take Care of my Disagreement That Whitman
Is Some Kind of Villain Who Should Be Erased from Humanity...


'They' Came Through in a Matter of Minutes; Yet on the Other Hand,
if They Didn't, i Would Have gone to 'Facebook Jail' for Certain Restrictions
For About A Month; Hey, the Way i Look at it; It's all A Free Service; if they Make

Enough Mistakes, i'll
Just Go Somewhere Else;

There Are A lot of Avenues

to Serve Specific Niche's of Target Audiences;

As Long As the Actual Laws of Our Country do
Not Change to Take Freedom of Expression Away...

It's a Work oF Art in Progress, in A Fast Pace, Moving
Changing Global Culture, with Innumerable Parts Doing

Their Best
to Somehow
Mesh Together;

i Grew Up in a Day
Where Freedom of Expression
Was Extremely Limited As Compared to Now;
Hell, Back Then in 'Trump Town USA' per 'Meme,'
A Boy Couldn't Smile Without Being Threatened With Physical Injury By Onward Marching

Evangelistic Christian Bully Boys;

We've Come (me too) A Long Way; i Surely Don't Want to Go Back to the 'Darker Ages' Again...

Elon Musk, May Ruin His
Aspirations, Long Term,

With A Short-Term Cess-Pool
Private Club Purchase Mistake;

Yet On the Other Hand, Republican
Supported Media is Practically Worshipping
A Dude Who Calls Himself, Basically A 'Socialist';

Pro Universal Basic Income; And People to Live in
A World Where They Can Have Everything They Want
Free in Abundance, Where Robots Do All the Mundane Human Work...

Yawn,

He Doesn't Come
Close to Understanding
Human Nature; Yet He's

Great at Engineering Stuff;

Go Figure; No Big Surprise;

Even though Jobs Made Some Big Mistakes;

And Bill Gates Was Kind of A Jerk to His Employees too,

i Surely Have Benefited Tons in my Life From What They Brought

Forth Out
of Basically
Dust; Crazy Enough
to Change The World;

And Fearless Enough to Make Mistakes;

i'm Not Sure, Elon Musk, Fully Understands
The 'Enigma' He is; He Still Has A Few Decades to Figure it out...

Other than That It's All A Helluva 'Revenge of the Nerds' 'Back Story'

As The Boy With 'the Wedgies' in School Becomes The Richest Dude in the World...
And We Currently LiVE iN A Zuckerberg And Other 'Nerd' Ruled World too in So many Ways...

iN A Day oF A Life
Now For the
Systemizer's
With Their
Special Interests to Rule...

THE
WORLD...

Or at Least
A Twitter Size
Approximation oF it...

(Moral oF A STory)

{Yet Severely BreaKinG
Twitter Rules for A "Depth Of The Story"}

Twitter, Like Many Other Less than 3 Second, Social
"Fast Food" Media Platforms, really only Exacerbates
The Current Science Assessed Human Attention Span

Of Less Than that of a Gold Fish, Yes, Less Than Three Frigging Seconds;

Granted That is one Way to Maximize Numbers of Engagement And Dollar Returns;

Yet Life is More Than Going to Space And Building A Big City in A 'God Forsaken'

Place, We Humans Obviously are Not Evolved to Live on; Not Everyone Sees And

Actually Believes

(Feels, Senses)

This Place is
Heaven on Earth Now;

if They Did, They'd Surely
Take Better Care of Their only REAL Home, Now;

At Least Elon Musk isn't A 'Climate Change Denier';

(Although, He Did at one Point Support the Idea that
Space Aliens Built 'the Pyramids'; as He and Joe Rogan
Are Peas in a 'Space Pod' Similar in this way too; hmmm...
At Least Musk Listened to Reason And Changed His Mind)

At Best, Ya Don't Throw the Baby Out With All the Dirty Water...

Yawn, Elon Musk Has Enough Bucks to Learn From Some More Mistakes...

And For me at Least; i Find Twitter Severely, Both Boring And Distracting;

Give me Depth,

Or Give me Nothing at all...

Meanwhile, i Let the Robot of Twitter
Share Much Bigger Shares of What i Do
Automatically; True, Master the 'Tool' Yet

Do Not Be
Mastered by it;

Like a World of 'Soma'
Where Folks Lose most All of THeir
'Humanity'; Not Unlike John B Calhoun's

Experiment of 'Universal Basic Income' for A Utopian Rat Society;

We aRe NOT Rats Yet; We Seem Be Finding Challenge to Evolve Past
Gold Fish Attention Spans

'These Days.'

At Least
in One

Lifetime
NoW as a Society;

If That Doesn't Change,
One Day Folks May Wake up
to A 'Nuclear Hangover', They Never Saw coming...

As It's Too Much Trouble to Vote and Realize Democracy,
Freedom, And Life Has No Guarantees

And Surely the Pursuit of
Happiness As Utopia
Surely Didn't
Work Out
Great in that Rat
Experiment in the 60's...

Google "John B. Calhoun," if
Ya Wanna Learn More About
it; Fascinating as IT Mirrors so
Much of What is Going on in our
Instant Gratification Societies Now;

We Aren't Rats; Yet We aRe Not Evolved Well for 'Instant Gratification;'

At Least Not Well Enough to Avoid Getting All Out of Whack
Where the Rest of Nature Gets

Out of Balance

As We
Become
The 'Kink' in
The Free Machine of Nature...

And May End Up Being, Just A 'Ghost In A Machine'...

Sorry, Not Sorry, Twitter Is Just Not 'Deep Enough' to Solve
This Human

Problem...

-A Dying 'Breed'...

Here's a Link to the
John B Calhoun Wiki Home;
It Does Take A Few Seconds to Find it;

So i'll Do
the Finger And 'Leg
Work' Instead of 'Fins', Hehe..;)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_B._Calhoun



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27 Apr 2022, 12:09 pm

Let’s look at this objectively from progressive and woke viewpoints.

Right now to put it mildly your point of view is more than well represented on twitter and their policies.

Due to Musk’s tweets about “free speech” a good assumption is that if Musk takes over twitter will be less comfortable for you.

If Musk takes over. The Biden Administration has to approve this. Assuming approval this is not a done deal the details have to be worked out the i’s dotted the t’s crossed. It is not as if sure things have not fallen apart at the last minute due people realizing this is not a good fit and egos before.

Assuming Musk does take over why assume twitter will become the next Gab? Musk is not MAGA but heterodox.

Let’s review. The mass self cancellations before anything actually happened has made twitter less progressive friendly. More panics will occur if things happen that seem to fit the narratives leading to more self cancellations and making this influential platform even less progressive. In other words it may very well be the progressives that cause twitter to become the very thing they predict. Then they will self congratulate about how smart they are.

It may be that the progressives and wokes got it right, that is the beginning of twitter becoming a lost cause. But objective people would fight until it becomes apparent that twitter is irredeemable. Self cancellation in this case is a euphemism for quitters.


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27 Apr 2022, 2:35 pm

ASPartOfMe wrote:
Due to Musk’s tweets about “free speech” a good assumption is that if Musk takes over twitter will be less comfortable for you.




Nothing Musk Does to Twitter is Gonna Make me Uncomfortable
As i've Already Stated, It's Useless to me except for Sharing Some Links...

If You Read What i Wrote About How Useless i Already consider Twitter,
A Good Assumption Would Be, it Wouldn't Make Any Significant Difference to me,

If Musk Takes Over Twitter;
Perhaps Amusing to Hear
About the Fiasco Now
And Then Elsewhere;

Yet

If Twitter
Never Existed
At All, Or Goes Away Now...

It Doesn't Make A Bit of Difference to me...

It's Just Boring And At Most A Distraction, to me...
i Never Even Visit the Boring and Distracting Place Now;

And again as Far As it Sharing my Links; It's All Automated;

i Don't Have to
Lift A Finger

For Twitter
to Be A Free
Slave to What
i Want it to do;

If It Stays Viable; That
Will remain; If Not, i Could not Care Less...

As For me, it's A Non-Existent Part of my Life...

Meh, if the Whole Internet Went Away; i'd Just Dance
More and Pick Up Another Special Interest As This Whole
Online Thingy, i Consider A Tool; Just A Fancy Typewriter

To Communicate;

There are Many
Other Ways to
Communicate Like
Dancing With 100's of Folks...
And Overall, A Lot More Fun than
This Particular Special Interest, i've
Been Entertaining Now Since 11.25.2010...

Marching Closer to 14 MiLLioN Total Words, Written
in These Last 4172 Consecutive Days Without Any Break;

When i Change a Special Interest, it's as if the Others
Never Existed; Sort of Like Running Across A Country
Several times, Then Just Running A Shrimp Company,
After Being Global Ping Pong Champion, for the Metaphor

of A 'Forrest

Gump' Who Does

What He and Or Her
Does, Regardless of
Affirmation From Others Now;
Just for the Autotelic Flow of it
All; Inhaling Peace, Exhaling LoVE iN
JoY OF LiGHT For All Now With Least
Harm; Giving, Sharing, Caring, Healing For Real

Now

or

'Then'...

i'm An Anthropology
Participant Observer;

And Just An 'Avatar' Here Now;

i Surely Don't Consider 'Online' my 'Real Home'...

Before i Got Sick And All i Could Do is Write as
i Couldn't Effectively Use my Eyes and Ears with
The Worst Pain Known to Humankind, Type Two
Trigeminal Neuralgia, For 66 Months, Shut-in, From Wake
to Sleep, No Drug Would Touch; Plus a Synergy Then of 18
Other Life Threatening Disorders in Total; Mostly Associated

With So-Called
"Autism Burn-Out."

Yes, Before That i Had
No Desire to Use the Internet
For Any Kind of Communication
With Others Then; i'm One of 'Those'

Kind of Folks who Walks to the 'Next
Office' to Ask a Question Rather than Writing

An Email at Work; i Like the Whole Experience
of Being Human Face to Face; This Hobby is the
Result of A Functional Disability, Where i No Longer Had that choice...

If that Didn't Happen, Chances are There Would Be no 'Avatar' of me online

AT ALL;

You Adapt
to Change;

You Survive, And
Even Thrive; And That's
What i Do, No Matter What Change

Comes Next
Now...

So Far
it Works;
Yet All We
Can Be Sure of is Change;

Being Able to Adapt So Well;
Gives me 100 Percent Faith
And REAL LIFE RESULTS THAT
EVERY LITTLE THING IS GONNA TURN-OUT ALRIGHT NOW;

AND IT HAS FOR THE LAST 8 YEARS AND 9 MONTHS FOR REAL.

NO DOCTOR GAVE ME A CHANCE FOR RECOVERY FROM ALL THE
PAIN AND NUMB; I DON'T LET OTHERS DICTATE MY LIFE FOR ME.

It Seems You may Not be addressing me As That Also Would Be Very Unusual;

Never The Less, If Someone Asked me About it this way, this is how i would respond.



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27 Apr 2022, 2:44 pm

That the supposedly progressive-preferring owners of Twitter seem to be allowing Musk to buy their company is a point of interest.


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27 Apr 2022, 2:49 pm

My opinions:

• The goal for Musk in controlling Twitter is to have less left-wing bias on Twitter.

• Bias is a tendency to prefer one person or thing to another, and to favor that person or thing.

• Left-wing people have political ideas that are based on Socialism.

• Socialism is a set of left-wing political principles whose general aim is to create a system in which everyone has an equal opportunity to benefit from a country's wealth.

• At this point, it should be obvious that the "stated aim" is really all about denying people their right to speak out against Capitalism and economic inequality, with the further implication that speaking out against racism, sexism, and other forms of social injustice will be actively curtailed.



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28 Apr 2022, 1:32 am

aghogday wrote:
ASPartOfMe wrote:
Due to Musk’s tweets about “free speech” a good assumption is that if Musk takes over twitter will be less comfortable for you.




Nothing Musk Does to Twitter is Gonna Make me Uncomfortable
As i've Already Stated, It's Useless to me except for Sharing Some Links...

If You Read What i Wrote About How Useless i Already consider Twitter,
A Good Assumption Would Be, it Wouldn't Make Any Significant Difference to me,

If Musk Takes Over Twitter;
Perhaps Amusing to Hear
About the Fiasco Now
And Then Elsewhere;

Yet

If Twitter
Never Existed
At All, Or Goes Away Now...

It Doesn't Make A Bit of Difference to me...

It's Just Boring And At Most A Distraction, to me...
i Never Even Visit the Boring and Distracting Place Now;

And again as Far As it Sharing my Links; It's All Automated;

i Don't Have to
Lift A Finger

For Twitter
to Be A Free
Slave to What
i Want it to do;

If It Stays Viable; That
Will remain; If Not, i Could not Care Less...

As For me, it's A Non-Existent Part of my Life...

Meh, if the Whole Internet Went Away; i'd Just Dance
More and Pick Up Another Special Interest As This Whole
Online Thingy, i Consider A Tool; Just A Fancy Typewriter

To Communicate;

There are Many
Other Ways to
Communicate Like
Dancing With 100's of Folks...
And Overall, A Lot More Fun than
This Particular Special Interest, i've
Been Entertaining Now Since 11.25.2010...

Marching Closer to 14 MiLLioN Total Words, Written
in These Last 4172 Consecutive Days Without Any Break;

When i Change a Special Interest, it's as if the Others
Never Existed; Sort of Like Running Across A Country
Several times, Then Just Running A Shrimp Company,
After Being Global Ping Pong Champion, for the Metaphor

of A 'Forrest

Gump' Who Does

What He and Or Her
Does, Regardless of
Affirmation From Others Now;
Just for the Autotelic Flow of it
All; Inhaling Peace, Exhaling LoVE iN
JoY OF LiGHT For All Now With Least
Harm; Giving, Sharing, Caring, Healing For Real

Now

or

'Then'...

i'm An Anthropology
Participant Observer;

And Just An 'Avatar' Here Now;

i Surely Don't Consider 'Online' my 'Real Home'...

Before i Got Sick And All i Could Do is Write as
i Couldn't Effectively Use my Eyes and Ears with
The Worst Pain Known to Humankind, Type Two
Trigeminal Neuralgia, For 66 Months, Shut-in, From Wake
to Sleep, No Drug Would Touch; Plus a Synergy Then of 18
Other Life Threatening Disorders in Total; Mostly Associated

With So-Called
"Autism Burn-Out."

Yes, Before That i Had
No Desire to Use the Internet
For Any Kind of Communication
With Others Then; i'm One of 'Those'

Kind of Folks who Walks to the 'Next
Office' to Ask a Question Rather than Writing

An Email at Work; i Like the Whole Experience
of Being Human Face to Face; This Hobby is the
Result of A Functional Disability, Where i No Longer Had that choice...

If that Didn't Happen, Chances are There Would Be no 'Avatar' of me online

AT ALL;

You Adapt
to Change;

You Survive, And
Even Thrive; And That's
What i Do, No Matter What Change

Comes Next
Now...

So Far
it Works;
Yet All We
Can Be Sure of is Change;

Being Able to Adapt So Well;
Gives me 100 Percent Faith
And REAL LIFE RESULTS THAT
EVERY LITTLE THING IS GONNA TURN-OUT ALRIGHT NOW;

AND IT HAS FOR THE LAST 8 YEARS AND 9 MONTHS FOR REAL.

NO DOCTOR GAVE ME A CHANCE FOR RECOVERY FROM ALL THE
PAIN AND NUMB; I DON'T LET OTHERS DICTATE MY LIFE FOR ME.

It Seems You may Not be addressing me As That Also Would Be Very Unusual;

Never The Less, If Someone Asked me About it this way, this is how i would respond.



You personally are not the generic "progressive/woke" "keyboard warrior" "you" I had in mind.


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28 Apr 2022, 1:39 am

Fnord wrote:
My opinions:

• The goal for Musk in controlling Twitter is to have less left-wing bias on Twitter.

• Bias is a tendency to prefer one person or thing to another, and to favor that person or thing.

• Left-wing people have political ideas that are based on Socialism.

• Socialism is a set of left-wing political principles whose general aim is to create a system in which everyone has an equal opportunity to benefit from a country's wealth.

• At this point, it should be obvious that the "stated aim" is really all about denying people their right to speak out against Capitalism and economic inequality, with the further implication that speaking out against racism, sexism, and other forms of social injustice will be actively curtailed.

I suspect the real aim is getting his name in the news even more often. If that means changing what gets censored, that will be a means to an end.


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28 Apr 2022, 7:47 am

Maybe now my Twitter ban will be lifted :twisted:



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28 Apr 2022, 6:20 pm

ASPartOfMe wrote:
You personally are not the generic "progressive/woke" "keyboard warrior" "you" I had in mind.




Thanks For The Clarification and on the Topic of Elon Musk's Purchase of Twitter;

It Seems to me, the Fears That He is Gonna Swing it All 'Right Wing' are Unfounded;

And Even His "Absolute Freedom of Speech" Over-Zealous Ideology, Doesn't Seem Like

THAT is Gonna
Be Well-Founded Either,
if He Wants to Be A Global
Player; Considering the just finalized
European regulation, the Digital Services Act (DSA).

That Act is Going to Require Moderation of Disinformation, Hate Speech;
And Other Harms Against Marginalized Demographics of the World;

Of Course, If He Wants to Keep
It Small and A Private Club for
A Free For All, Where Conspiracy
Theories, Disinformation, Hate Speech,
And Harm Against Marginalized Demographics

of the World Roam Free,
That's the Cake He'll Bake,
Make, And Sit in Opposed to the

Rest of the 'Decent And Civilized World'...

Yep He Bought it And He's Gonna Own Whatever He Does Next;

And SMiLes, Do Note, i Don't Exactly Fit Everyone's Definition
of 'Decent,' 'Civilized,' Or
Even Making 'Sense'...

And That's Why
i'm Usually
A Private

Club of One;

With Viewers Out
of the Zoo into the
Windows of my 'Wild and Free'...

It Would Be Nice if Everyone in the World
Had Thick Enough Skin to Take Slights and
Everyone Had the Ability to Discern Disinformation,

As i Surely Don't Mind All Points of View as far as
Using Them for DarK and LiGHT Muse for my Special

Interest of
Free Verse
Poetry

Yet of
Course i Am Far out
From 'Normal' Like THAT hehe..:)



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