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One week of Musk: A timeline of events at Twitter with ‘Chief Twit’ at helm

It’s been about a week since Elon Musk took over Twitter. But Musk has wasted no time in putting his footprint on the popular social media site. 

From arriving at Twitter’s headquarters carrying a bathroom sink, to firing top executives, to considering charging $8 for a blue check mark, to laying off half of the company’s workforce, we cover the full events as they happened.

Watch our video for a day-by-day timeline of Musk’s highly eventful first week as “Chief Twit.”

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