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Elon Musk Sends Eggplant Emoji to Peter Schiff About Bitcoin, Here's What It Means

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Tue, 02/23/2021 - 09:11
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Yuri Molchan
Elon Musk has responded to the recent tweet of Peter Schiff about Bitcoin and Tesla, sending him an eggplant emoji, here’s what it means for the vocal BTC hater
Elon Musk Sends Eggplant Emoji to Peter Schiff About Bitcoin, Here's What It Means
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On Monday, vocal Bitcoin hater and gold bug Peter Schiff took to Twitter to share that Tesla has actually been losing its share price after purchasing Bitcoin.

Today, Elon Musk responded to Peter Schiff, using only one emoji for that: an eggplant.

Musk has not appreciated Peter Schiff's opinion on Tesla's choice of asset

Schiff tweeted that after announcing its $1.5 billion Bitcoin bet earlier this year, the company's shares plummeted 20 percent.

He considered this outcome "Not an example other CEOs will likely follow."

Elon Musk responded to that, sending the Euro Pacific Capital CEO an eggplant emoji.

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The chief of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, wrote that he had googled the meaning of this emoji and shared a screenshot in the comments.

Judging by what CZ found, it is clear that Elon Musk has not appreciated Schiff's opinion of the behavior of Tesla's stock price, nor does he value Schiff's opinion of business overall.

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Yuri is a crypto journalist interested in technology and technical innovations. He has been in crypto since 2017. Believes that blockchain and cryptocurrencies have a potential to transform the world in the future in many of its aspects. ‘Hodls’ major cryptocurrencies and has written for multiple crypto media outlets. 

His articles have been quoted by such crypto influencers as Tyler Winklevoss, John McAfee, CZ Binance, Max Keiser, etc.

Currently Yuri is a news writer at U.Today and can be contacted at yuri.molchan@u.today.