Texas-based billionaire and recent Twitter acquirer Elon Musk may be nearing the end of his apparent speedrun to destroy the platform.
After Twitter's remaining employees, post-50% layoffs
, rejected Elon Musk's "Twitter 2.0" proposal en masse
, the site's fate appears to hang in the balance. As of Friday morning, the company's buildings have been locked down
, with staff badge access suspended until Monday.
Naturally, people took to Twitter to celebrate and mourn the platform's seemingly imminent demise — and Musk is posting through it, too. We rounded up the best reactions to — and one prophecy of — Twitter's possible death.