These tweets capture the full chaos of Musk's Twitter meltdown

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Even if you've never used Twitter in your life, you've probably heard that there's been quite a lot of fuss about the social media platform over the past couple of weeks. In fact, it's been so chaotic that even regular tweeters might have lost track of what's going on.

Tesla owner Elon Musk's takeover got off to a rocky start before it had even begun. He reached an agreement to buy the platform, and then he tried to back out, claiming he'd been misled about the amount of spam on the platform. Finally, he went ahead and bought it anyway (after all, what's $44bn these days?), made himself CEO and fired everyone. 

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Joe Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment and software for creatives, from video editing programs to monitors and accessories. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives. There he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and design assets for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.