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How A Crypto Scam On Twitter Was Picked Up By Media Covering Tesla

A reporter mistook a scammer’s tweets for the genuine article, attributing quotes about a fake giveaway to Elon Musk.

Jeremy Nation
Jul 8, 2018 · 3 min read
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The Cryptonite shield remains black on unverified accounts and shows Elon’s verified account as green.
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