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Have You Heard the One About Elon Musk Buying Manchester United?

The billionaire says his tweet about buying the English soccer club was "a long-running joke on Twitter." But it certainly caused a stir with fans. It's not surprising though, because we're hanging on every word from the world's wealthiest person. Read more on this latest "joke," if it'll irk the SEC, and other times Musk claimed he wasn't being serious with his tweets.

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Have You Heard the One About Elon Musk Buying Manchester United?
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    Elon Musk Says Tweet About Buying Manchester United Was a Joke

    Elon Musk Says Tweet About Buying Manchester United Was a Joke

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    Gizmodo - Jody Serrano

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk needs to find a new joke to amuse himself. Like, seriously, joking that he’s buying billion-dollar companies is getting stale. …

    Musk's tweet about buying Manchester United no joke for fed-up fans

    Musk's tweet about buying Manchester United no joke for fed-up fans

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    Reuters

    Aug 17 (Reuters) - Elon Musk, the world's richest person, briefly lifted the gloom over Manchester United's (MANU.N) shares and fans on Wednesday by tweeting he was buying the English soccer club - only to say a little later it was all part of "a long-running joke". One of the world's most …

    Elon Musk says he might take Tesla private for $420 per share

    Elon Musk says he might take Tesla private for $420 per share

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    The Verge

    Elon Musk said on Twitter today that he is “considering” taking Tesla private “at $420,” and that he has secured the funding to do so. In a follow up email sent to Tesla employees, Musk indicated that the tweet was serious, and not just a weed joke. “The reason for doing this is all about creating …

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