'Leftists minds are going to explode': Elon Musk one step closer to owning Twitter

Twitter’s board of directors has recommended “unanimously” that shareholders approve Elon Musk’s $US44 billion bid to buy the social media company.

A regulatory filing on Tuesday stated the Twitter board has “determined that the merger agreement is advisable and the merger and the other transactions contemplated by the merger agreement are fair to, advisable and in the best interests of Twitter and its stockholders; and (2) adopted and approved the merger.”

Twitter users have been reacting to the news that Musk is one step closer to owning the company.

“Twitter’s board unanimously approves Elon Musk’s $44 billion takeover bid. Cue gnashing of teeth and rending of garments at the Ministry of Truth,” said Miranda Devine.

“Twitter’s board approves Elon Musk’s bid of $44 billion in a unanimous decision. Leftist minds are definitely going to explode,” said Steven Crowder.