Elon Musk Calls Instagram ‘Envy Amplifier’; Follower asks him to buy Facebook, shut it down
Sunday, one of Elon Muskfollowers of tweeted a extract of Berkshire HathawayVice President of Charlie Munger talk about envy.
Munger said in the music video that the world is not driven by greed; it is driven by envy.
“The world is not driven by greed, it is driven by envy.”
—Austen Allred (@Austen) September 10, 2022
Responding to the tweet, Musk said, “Instagram is an envy amplifier.”
Instagram is an envy amplifier
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) September 11, 2022
Picking up on Musk’s statement, @DogeDesigner asked whether or not he hit 100 followers on his Instagram page.
Already reached 100 subscribers?
— DogeDesigner (@cb_doge) September 11, 2022
Another of Musk’s followers asked if he could buy Facebook and shut down Instagram.
When you become a trillionaire, can you please buy Facebook and shut it down or at least make it less crap?
— Matt Smith (@MatchasmMatt) September 11, 2022
Another follower responded by saying that Dogecoin is a “fun amplifier”.
Dogecoin is a fun booster
— 💸💸💸 (@itsALLrisky) September 11, 2022
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During an interview in August, Musk mentioned that he only has 54 followers on Instagram and admitted that the secret Instagram account is for personal purposes.
“Instagram is a next-level thirst trap. I found myself taking a lot of selfies and thinking, ‘Why am I doing this?’ Then it was about getting more likes and taking selfies,” Musk said.
Photo: created from images from the TED talk on flickr