“I’m Out”: These Celebrities Are Swearing To Quit Twitter Now That Elon Musk Is In Control

Twitter’s acquisition of Elon Musk has already happened Some major shake-ups in the company, Musk named himself “Chief Tweet” top executives fired and shared its plans to replace the platform’s current content moderation and restrictions. Many fear the change will allow hate speech and inappropriate content on the platform, and as a result, many celebrities and high profile people have vowed to quit.

Musk was the first to announce his plans to buy the company in april, At the time, actor and activist Jameela Jamil, activist Sean King, comic book writer Eric Larson, wrestler Mick Foley and others Said they would no longer use Twitter If he bought it. $44 billion in sales went through At the end of October.

Now that Musk is officially in control, more stars have begun to criticize him and have made the same promise to leave while others seemed on the fence.

Shonda Rhimes

“Don’t fumble around for whatever Elon has planned. Goodbye,” screenwriter and producer tweeted Two days after Musk officially bought the company. He hasn’t tweeted since.

Sara Bareilles

The singer said she was leaving the stage in a tweet on October 30. “Welp. This has been fun Twitter. I’m out. See you on other platforms, peek. Sorry, it’s not for me,” she wrote. He hasn’t tweeted since then.

Toni Braxton

The singer said she was shocked by the changes she saw after Musk acquired the company and vowed to stay away from it. “I’m shocked and surprised by some of the ‘free speech’ on this platform since its acquisition. Hate speech under the veil of ‘free speech’ is unacceptable; that’s why I’m choosing to stay away from Twitter as it is for me now, There is no safe place for my sons and other POCs.” she wrote.

alex winter

The “Bill & Ted” actor said he would leave the stage and kept his promise – his account is no longer active. According to The Hollywood Reporter, his last tweet was a meme about Musk taking the stage.

Brian Kopelman

The “Billions” listener tweeted that he was going to “take a breath” from Twitter, then made his account private. According to The Hollywood Reporter, in his last tweet, he instructed fans to find him on Instagram and TikTok.

Ken Olin

Actor, director and producer tweeted About his departure from the stage on 28 October. “Hey everyone – I’m outta here. No judgment. Let’s have faith. Let’s defend our democracy. Let’s try to be kind. Let’s try to save the planet. Let’s try to be more generous. Let’s go to the world.” Seek peace.”

In a previous tweet, he said that he was going to use tribal social, An alternative to Twitter. β€œTo become a musket machine will soon have to distance itself from it,” Olin said. The platform promotes itself as being free of hate and “fake news”.

Mick Foley

The wrestler said in April that he would consider leaving Twitter. “I will seriously think about leaving Twitter for good in the near future,” he wrote. “I don’t have a good sense of where this platform is going.” As of October 31, his Twitter account had been deactivated.

Eric Larson

The comic book writer, who worked on The Amazing Spider-Man series in the 1990s, vowed early in the acquisition process to delete his Twitter account if the billionaire was successful in buying the company. It seems like Larsen has left the stage since purchase.

Jameela Jameela

actor previously said she would leave twitter in April. She tweeted, “One of the good things about Elon buying Twitter is that I will completely stop being a threat to society from here on out. So this is really a win for all of you.” He’s tweeted since, and his most recent tweet is from October 26 β€” the day before Musk officially bought the company. It’s unclear whether she’ll return, but if she keeps her promise, she won’t return to the stage while Musk controls it.

Rob Reiner

The filmmaker urged people not to leave the stage. “For those who are fighting to uphold our constitutional democracy, now is not the time to leave Twitter,” he tweeted the day after the acquisition. He has since tweeted primarily to promote the upcoming mid-term election on November 8.

amy siskind

The activist and author tweeted in April that she was sitting and watching with her thoughts, but had not decided whether she would stay on stage.

“This stage feels like it’s dying,” she tweeted on 29 October. “If you’re visiting, you can also find my stuff on Facebook. I have an active, driven community.”

Shaun King

The activist left Twitter in April, but returned hours later. Although, His account is now private.

josh gado

The actor said that he is unsure whether he will continue on Twitter. “There’s a mass exodus on this platform. Not sure if I’ll stay or not,” he tweeted on 28 October. “Inclination to stay, but if today is a sign of things to come, not sure what the point is. Freedom of speech is great. The purpose of hate speech is to inflict harm, (without consequence) of what is not I sign up for.” He has tweeted several times since then.

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