In the early hours of May 5, Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted, “It’s time to spin off Amazon.” Monopoly is wrong! Musk made the comments in response to a tweet from writer Alex Berenson. Berenson previously tweeted that his book about The Covid-19 did not meet Amazon’s guidelines and could not be sold.
Musk wrote in his previous tweet: “This is crazy@JeffBezos.
Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The online retailer is one of the technology companies that has come under scrutiny from federal regulators and lawmakers because of its expanding size and reach.