In a Saturday interview with The Hollywood Reporter, the Nine Inch Nails frontman spoke concerning the causes behind his exit, saying, “I’m about to depart. We don’t want the conceitedness of the billionaire class to really feel like they’ll simply are available in and resolve every thing. Even with out him concerned, I simply discover that it has grow to be such a poisonous atmosphere. For my psychological well being, I must tune out. I don’t really feel good being there anymore.”
It didn’t take lengthy for Musk to catch wind of Reznor’s interview, and Twitter’s new overlord took a jab on the rocker in a direct reply to a random supporter. “Breaking … 48 hours since @elonmusk reinstated President Trump’s Twitter account and the world nonetheless hasn’t ended,” wrote an nameless, conservative person beneath the deal with @catturd2.
“And it seems Trent ‘9 inch nails’ Reznor is definitely a crybaby,” Musk responded with a laughing emoji. One 9 Inch Nails fan couldn’t resist sticking up for the absent Reznor, writing, “You’re a silly fool. Trent [Reznor] is without doubt one of the finest musicians ever,” to which the billionaire doubled down on his insults, including, “I like his music tbh, however perhaps Etsy is extra his fashion.”
Reznor is way from the one well-known face who’s deserted Twitter since Musk took over, with Sara Bareilles, Jack White, Toni Braxton, Whoopi Goldberg, Gigi Hadid and others additionally quitting the social media website.
Try a screenshot of Musk’s Twitter alternate beneath.