Elon Musk’s Monday morning tweet showing off his Diet Coke and prop gun-littered bedside table caused outrage among many liberals and critics of the Twitter CEO and Tesla chief.
The picture shows a half-drunk bottle of water and a replica of George Washington’s flintlock pistol lying in a wooden box. The box’s open lid displays Emanuel Leutze’s famous painting of Washington crossing the Delaware River during the American Revolution.
Liberals heavily derided Musk’s tweet, with composer Shawn Patterson writing: ‘How shocking: the richest man on Earth is a f–king trailer park simpleton.’
The tweet even annoyed anti-gun activists like Kris Brown, who tweeted: ‘All jokes aside, replica gun or not – gun safety isn’t a joke. Grow up.’
Ryan Pinesworth criticized Musk over a user that had been banned from the site for saying former President Donald Trump should be punished for treason, writing ‘Musk is talking about Apple and free-speech… only for the people who lick his boots and…