Americans have decided to delete Twitter as a protest to the recent purchase from Tesla founder Elon Musk.
Elon Musk bought Twitter earlier this week, striking a $44 billion deal to buy the social media platform.
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West Coast Residents Want To Delete Twitter Following Musk Purchase
Since the deal was announced, several high-profile Twitter accounts have seen huge swings in their follower numbers.
Some Twitter users noticed massive follower drop-offs yesterday.
Twitter just confirmed to @NBCNews that this activity was organic, not automated.
In short: The same day Elon Musk bought Twitter, a lot of people deactivated their accounts.
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It appears US residents along the West Coast have been most affected by the news.
Musk uprooted his Tesla empire and moved the headquarters from Silicon Valley to Texas, a move that doesn’t seem to be forgotten among Twitter users on the West Coast.
According to a study from BetOnline, residents in Oregon, Washington, and New Jersey have been most affected by the purchase.
Meanwhile, California comes in at No. 8 on the list.
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The study was done by analyzing the location of trending Twitter hashtags after news broke that Musk had bought Twitter.
To obtain the data, BetOnline used a social media geo-tracking tool to gather more than 90,000 tweets that contained the following hashtags over the past three days:
Top 10 States That Want To Delete Twitter
Oregon and Washington were most in favor of leaving Twitter, coming in at No. 1 and No. 2, respectively. Meanwhile California, Michigan, and Virginia rounded out the list.
Check out the top 10 states that want to delete Twitter below:
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According to the top politics betting sites, Trump’s Twitter account is likely to remain inactive.
Trump’s Twitter account, @RealDonaldTrump, was suspended while he was president and has yet to have his account restored.
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