Elon Musk as a One-Man Media Power Broker Is Scary as Hell

WAXWORD

Placing the power of Twitter in the hands of a single man — however smart, interesting or entertaining — is a really bad idea

What is that feeling in my stomach? What is that profoundly uncomfortable sensation at the news that Elon Musk has a deal to buy Twitter and take it private?

It’s a feeling that this is wrong in so many ways that we don’t imagine and cannot foresee. 

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Sharon Waxman

Sharon Waxman, is the founder, CEO and Editor in Chief of TheWrap. She is an award-winning journalist and best-selling author, and was a Hollywood correspondent for The New York Times. Twitter: @sharonwaxman