Elon Musk is at it again. Dropping an innuendo-filled tweet that instantly riled up Crypto Twitter. Just six short words were enough to flurry up a tweetstorm as the founder of SpaceX and Tesla wrote: “Bitcoin is *not* my safe word.” What was he trying to say?
Elon Musk Says Bitcoin Is *Not* His Safe Word
If you’re wondering what a “safe word” is, you’re probably not old enough to be investing in cryptocurrencies to start with.
So, was Musk’s tweet simply being playful or was it deliberately provocative? Did he want to reveal his penchant for a little S&M–or was his tweet a commentary on the security of Bitcoin?
Given Musk’s insatiable appetite for being at the cutting edge, propelling satellites and rockets into space, dreaming of living on Mars and creating futuristic cars, it seems unlikely that he would be anti-cryptocurrency.
In fact, the South African billionaire has openly spoken out in his support of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, most notably Dogecoin, before.
In April last year, he gave DOGE a notable price pump of…