The CEO and founder of Tesla has specific criticisms to make of the series of his rival Jeff Bezos.
Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are not friends. It’s not new. The two billionaires have a long-standing rivalry over who will be the richest man in the world. So when the second launches a series on which he bet a bunch of dollars, the first does not hesitate to torpedo it!
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On Twitter, Elon Musk was indignant at the first two episodes of rings of powerto see on Prime Video.
“Tolkien is turning in his grave” first writes the CEO and founder of Tesla before clarifying his thoughts:
“Almost all the male characters so far are cowards, jerks, or both. Only Galadriel is brave, smart, and kind.”
Almost every male character so far is a coward, a jerk or both. Only Galadriel is brave, smart and nice.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) September 5, 2022
In short, Elon Musk criticizes the rings of power a very feminist vision and influenced by the spirit of the times, Lord of the Rings.
An attack that reached the ears of Neil Gaiman. And the creator of Sandman tackled: “Elon Musk doesn’t come to me for advice on how best not to buy Twitter. I don’t come to him for reviews of movies, TV, or literature.”
Elon Musk doesn’t come to me for advice on how to fail to buy Twitter, and I don’t go to him for film, TV or literature criticism. https://t.co/WpyXhQlqIh
— Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) September 6, 2022