Twitter users if the Twitter algorithm should be open source, with 80% of a million voters saying “yes.” The following day, he asked if they thought the platform adheres to the principle of free speech
, with 70% of 2 million people voting “no.” In a follow-up tweet, he said that “The consequences of this poll will be important. Please vote carefully,” leading to speculation that he might leave the platform or start his own social media company. On Saturday, he asked if a new platform
was needed given that Twitter functions as a de facto public town square
. He replied to a comment by Mike Cernovich saying that Twitter doesn’t support iapply free speech equally
across the ideological spectrum, and approved
WSB Chairman’s idea of buying Twitter and replacing the logo with a Doge. Later, the posted a ‘100’ emoji
in response to a comment by Steven Steele about adding a Dogecoin tip jar
Macro guru Raoul Pal explained his decision to buy a Bored Ape in an article called “The Monkey Network.”
Joe Biden took note of the changing global financial system, saying, “we are at an inflection point in the world economy […] Nows the time when things are shifting. There’s going to be a new world order
Vladimir Putin announced that energy payments from “unfriendly countries” will now have to be made in Rubles
. In a viral clip, he commented on the erosion of trust in the dollar
in the global economy, predicting a move to “real reserves of raw materials” like “land, food, and gold.”
The chair of Russia’s Duma committee on energy announced that Russia may allow “friendly countries” to pay for oil and gas with Bitcoin.
Russia’s Prime Minister said now is the time to integrate Bitcoin and crypto
into his country’s economy. The Ruble gained against the dollar, reaching its highest value since March 1st.
European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde said Russians were using crypto to evade sanctions
by converting Rubles into crypto.
Tesla will do a stock split
to make them more affordable to retail investors. It is also planning a megapack
battery storage system for its Giga Texas factory.
is working on a plan to allow businesses to pay tax in crypto. Florida students will now be required to take a financial literacy course
before graduating high school.
AMC CEO Adam Aron posted two tweets seemingly aimed at short sellers and “the prophets of doom,” suggesting that they would soon be eating crow
. In another tweet about AMC’s investment in Hycroft Mining, he said
he expected “Calm seas, smooth sailing ahead” after the struggling gold and silver mine raised nearly $200 million dollars in cash equity. Later, he said that more meme-stock deals
are coming like Hycroft.
GameStop CEO Ryan Cohen purchased 100k shares of his own company, tweeting
, “I put my money where my mouth is.”
Footage of Elon dancing
emerged from Giga Berlin factory’s opening. One analyst wonders if Elon dancing a bullish sign
for Tesla’s stock price?
became an official sponsor of the 2022 Fifa World Cup in Qatar.
Blackrock CEO Larry Fink said that the war in Ukraine singals the end of globalization.
Do world markets run on a Blackrock algorithm called Aladdin?
a powerful meme for rebranding crypto in a more positive light?