Shonda Rhimes, television powerhouse and TV personality, announced her intention to quit Twitter following Elon Musk’s official takeover of the app on Thursday.
“Not hanging around for whatever Elon has planned. Bye,”The “Grey’s Anatomy”Creator TweetSaturday morning to her nearly 1.9 million followers.
Rhimes’ decision to leave comes just over a day since Musk ConfirmedThat “the bird is freed,”This signified that his long and difficult legal battle to get the app had ended. The New Contagion Research Institute (NCRI). reported The number of people using the N-word on Twitter increased 500% within 12 hours after the announcement.
Conservative figures such as Candace Owens and Matt Walsh rejoiced in the news, while Musk fanned the flames. TweetsLike “Comedy is now legal on Twitter.”
Rhimes is the latest figure to condemn Musk’s “new Twitter,”It promises to be a rewarding experience. “#FreeSpeech” haven for those who feel they have been censored by the platform’s content moderation policies.
“Twitter feels a little like America may feel if the Republicans take back Congress,” George Takei Tweet. “All the crazies would immediately begin testing the awful limits of how far they can push things.”
LeBron James expressed concern about the NCRI report. Writing: “I dont know Elon Musk and, tbh, I could care less who owns twitter. But I will say that if this is true, I hope he and his people take this very seriously because this is scary AF. So many damn unfit people saying hate speech is free speech.”
Musk will be on Friday Specified plansTo form “a content moderation council with widely diverse viewpoints,”Emphasizing the fact that nothing would be changed until the council convenes.