Elon Musk’s daughter has filed for a name change, removing Musk from her life entirely, and his ex-wife has shared that she is “proud” of her decision.
Musk’s transgender daughter expressed a desire to change her name, abandoning her father’s surname …
A move her mother has since praised.
Now the billionaire philanthropist has a lot of children, eight to be exact…
So the likelihood that one of them will rebel against him is quite high.
But what she said about her father is quite heartbreaking.
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Elon Musk is the ultimate incarnation of the classic eccentric billionaire.
As the founder, CEO and chief designer of not only Tesla but also SpaceX, he an awful lot goes after him.
Tesla is currently the world’s leading electric vehicle company…
In 2020 alone, almost 500,000 vehicles were bought and sold. The company is pioneering the future of electric vehicle travel, and Musk is its CEO.
And then there’s SpaceX…
Space X became the first private company to successfully launch, orbit and recover a spacecraft, and the first to send a spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS).
And thanks to his achievements, Musk has earned a serious amount of money since starting his business…
Back in January 2021, according to BBCMusk has finally become the richest man in the world, knocking out Jeff Bezos from 1st place.
A definite achievement, I know!
However, the feud between Musk and Bezos continued throughout the year, with the pair fluctuating between 1st and 2nd place.
Well, until the end of last year…
Musk saw Tesla’s share price jump 4.9 percent at the start of the year — the rally came just days after the end of the first trading session of the year when they saw a 3.4 percent gain.
Shortly thereafter, Musk’s net worth soared to a staggering $188 billion. Bloomberg Billionaire Index.
And with Jeff Bezos’ net worth of $187 billion, Elon Musk eventually became the richest man in the world.
Musk’s affairs only got better, and as of September 7, his fortune was estimated at more than $ 200 billion …
He became the third person in the world to reach this milestone after Jeff Bezos and Bernard Arnault, CEO of French luxury brands Moët, Hennessy and Louis Vuitton.
A big achievement for Musk!
And, of course, he spoke about the news in the most typical manner for Elon Musk.
In response to the news, he simply tweeted, “How strange”…
Before adding, “Okay, back to work.”
Then, almost a month after he beat Bezos to become the richest man in the world…
He secured his position in 1st place.
On October 25, 2021, Musk left his competitors far behind. reportedly received another 36 million dollars …
Taking it to a whopping $269 billion, according to Forbes.
However, despite being crowned the world’s richest man, not everything was sunshine and rainbows for the CEO…
It wasn’t until 2021 that he broke up with his longtime girlfriend Grimes and also had to pay some unpaid taxes due to unrealized profits from Tesla stock. So all in all, it’s been a volatile year.
Elon really hit the headlines last year.
And it has always been in honor of his success.
This year has also started well. The $11 billion he paid in taxes was definitely a thing of the past because he nearly tripled the amount he paid in 2021, which was just the beginning of 2022.
How? You can ask…
It’s all about his company Tesla.
In 2021, Tesla produced 936,000 vehicles, which, according to the data, led to a rise in share prices. LADbible.
And to appreciate his wealth…
After paying $11 billion in taxes last year, Musk gave away 0.0036% of his income. Yes, you may want to cry before bed, but it’s true.
And now Musk is showing us all how rich he truly is…
By offering $44 billion for Twitter, in which he had already acquired a 9% stake.
Musk wrote in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Committee: “I invested in Twitter because I believe in its potential to become a platform for free speech around the world, and I believe that free speech is a public imperative for a functioning democracy.
“However, after investing my funds, I now understand that the company will neither prosper nor serve this public imperative in its current form. Twitter needs to be turned into a private company.”
Yes, that’s right, Musk met with Twitter executives to discuss the possibility of acquiring the company.
In accordance with Wall Street Journalhe got $46.5 billion in funding to make it happen.
And they accepted!
As unbelievable as it sounded, there was a reason his offer was too good to pass up…
According to WSJTwitter shareholders wanted a payout from the company, so his offer was made just in time.
Musk has already made it clear he wants to make some changes to the site…
One is longer tweets and the other is an excessive amount of ads that are muted. He also suggested that the site would be better off going private.
The company’s investors have previously shared their reluctance to sell the Mask, but have since come to terms…
So, here is the new owner of Twitter!
Musk’s acquisition of Twitter could mean huge changes are coming.
One of them will be that Twitter will become a private company, although this does not mean that many rules will change. Forbes.
Of course, Musk’s acquisition of the site caused discontent. very mixed response and left a lot of people asking questions.
Actor and director Rob Reiner asked: “Now that Elon Musk is buying Twitter, the question is for all of us: Will he allow the criminal who used the platform to lie and spread misinformation to try and overthrow the US government to come back and continue his criminal activities? And if he does, how are we going to deal with it?”
While another person expressed his concern…
“I worry that Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter could destroy the platform’s reputation for friendly, good-natured and respectful exchanges,” they said. wrote.
But for others, Musk’s acquisition is a positive…
Including for Tucker Carlson, who had his Twitter account reinstated.
Just hours after Musk announced the purchase, Carlson’s Twitter account was restored.
This comes after he was removed from Twitter a few weeks ago after it was discovered that he had broken its rules.
Carlson announced his return to the platform with a very simple tweet.
We are back, he wrote.
According to UNILADCarlson spoke about the purchase of Musk on Tucker Carlson tonight where he described it as “big news”.
“The reason that today’s Twitter sale is big news, the reason it could be a turning point in our history, is because Elon Musk disagrees with the rest of the billionaires in the tech business,” he said. “He thinks everyone should be allowed to speak. Including those who do not agree with him.
It also made headlines for something big, though not all that amazing…
By 2024, Musk will be the world’s first trillionaire.
Financial experts have said that while the billionaire is doing well with the businesses he has set up in his name…
The acquisition of Twitter has pushed him forward, which means he’s going to get even richer in the future… Like we’re surprised, right?
So where will Musk be in 2 years?
Well, it could have up to $1.3 trillion by 2024, as reported by Joe.
Musk will be the first person to reach the trillionaire milestone.
And this at the age of fifty-two. But that’s not the most impressive part. Most people become millionaires by age fifty-one, by which time Musk is likely to be a trillionaire.
According to the news outlet, the procurement and business spending software company assessed how well Musk is doing.
“Musk’s fortune has increased by an average of 129% per year,” the report says. said. And this increase has occurred since 2017.
Many people shared their opinion…
“How is Elon Musk on his way to trillion status while we are in a whole recession?!?!!” one person asked.
“If Elon Musk becomes a trillionaire and Yorkshire continues to be poor, the world will fail” – someone else. voiced county in England.
Another said they “hoped” that Musk would become a trillionaire.
But it seems that one important person in Musk’s life is not impressed with his success and even said that he wants nothing to do with him.
Musk’s transgender daughter has applied to change her name from Xavier Musk to Vivian Jenna Wilson in honor of her mother, Justine Wilson, who was married to Musk from 2000 to 2008.
In the paperwork, which was filed in Los Angeles County, she states that she wants to identify herself as a woman.
But that’s not the only reason for the name change…
cause she explained why she wants to change her name, it’s “gender identity”…
And also “the fact that I no longer live with my biological father and do not want to be associated with him in any way, in any form or form.”
Neither Musk nor Vivian have ever spoken about their relationship before, but Musk did tweet something rather problematic back in 2020…
He said that although he “absolutely supports[s] trans”, “pronouns are an aesthetic nightmare”.
Ever since the news went public, Vivian’s mom has been talking about the move.
Wilson took on Twitter Monday night, sharing what seemed to be an answer to her daughter’s decision.
She wrote: “I had a weird childhood,” my 18-year-old told me.
“I can’t believe I’m so normal,” she continued, sharing a snippet of the conversation with her daughter.
Wilson added, “I said, ‘I’m very proud of you,'” to which Vivian allegedly replied, “I’m proud of myself!”
The name change hearing is due to begin on Friday.