LAPD issued an announcement about Elon Musk’s alleged “crazy stalker” incident and the similar was reported by just a few journalists, whose Twitter accounts have since been suspended.
The Twitter proprietor alleged yesterday that his two-year-old son, Lil X, was adopted whereas he was in a automotive in Los Angeles. He moreover claimed a “crazy stalker” stopped the car and “climbed onto the hood”.
In the similar tweet, he said he might be taking approved movement in opposition to Jack Sweeney “and organizations who supported harm to my family.”
LAPD factors assertion on Elon Musk’s alleged incident
The LAPD instructed in an announcement to Los Angeles Times that they’ve been acutely aware of Elon’s tweet regarding the alleged incident, nevertheless no official critiques have been filed.
The assertion reads: “LAPD’s Threat Management Unit is aware of the situation and tweet by Elon Musk and is in contact with his representatives and security team. No crime reports have been filed yet.”
Elon hasn’t responded to the police’s assertion, which has gone viral on Twitter as a result of it was launched.
Meanwhile, screenshots shared by clients current the similar assertion being reported by journalists Matt Binder and Donie O’Sullivan on their respective Twitter accounts. The journalists’ accounts have now been suspended.
At the time of writing, the rationale behind Twitter’s option to droop these accounts is unclear.
Donie O’Sullivan responds to his account being suspended
Donie sat down for an interview with CNN after his Twitter account was suspended.
The journalist said he had been reporting the suspension of ElonJet, the account created by Jack, and the alleged state of affairs Elon addressed, nevertheless shared nothing which may presumably violate Twitter’s protection. You can watch his interview HERE.
Meanwhile, Elon has claimed in his newest tweets that the suspension was geared towards any account sharing his actual reside location.
“Criticizing me all day long is totally fine, but doxxing my real-time location and endangering my family is not,” he said in a tweet.
Elon hasn’t notably talked regarding the journalists whose accounts have been suspended, on the time of writing.
Tweet about Barbra Streisand outlined
Amid this, Elon tweeted “I love Barbara Streisand lol” and folk couldn’t make sense of it.
As per the bear in mind share under his tweet, the Tesla proprietor was hinting on the Streisand Effect, after some in distinction it collectively along with his switch to droop distinguished accounts.
The BBC defines it as: “An online phenomenon in which an attempt to hide or remove information – a photo, video, story etc – results in the greater spread of the information in question.”
The bear in mind under his tweet reads: “Elon Musk is alluding to comparisons that are being made of Twitter banning accounts to the Streisand Effect, which is when to attempting conceal information results in further exposure of said information.”