This will have to be what an world-wide-web fever aspiration feels like.
Elon Musk, SpaceX and Tesla CEO, teased back again on Jan. 27 that he was open up to web hosting Meme Evaluation, a recurring movie sequence hosted by YouTube identity Felix Kjellberg on his channel, PewDiePie.
It now looks that absurd world-wide-web crossover will turn out to be a truth.
Around the very last couple months, PewDiePie has been locked in a fight to maintain on to the title of the movie streaming platform’s ‘Most Subscribed’. His only rival is Indian new music system T-Sequence, which has been trailing PewDiePie by much less than 100,000 subscribers for the previous thirty day period. Spurred by the interest the race has been receiving, PewDiePie lately surpassed 86 million subscribers, but T-Sequence stays shut guiding.
Now PewDiePie’s new reinforcements may open up up a even bigger hole than at any time ahead of.
Musk verified on Twitter on Monday that he will host an approaching meme evaluate and he has introduced a visitor together: Rick and Morty mastermind Justin Roiland.
Musk is no stranger to the YouTube scene his notorious job interview on the Joe Rogan podcast where by he smoked weed landed him in some very hot drinking water with NASA. Aligning with PewDiePie, who has stirred controversy in the latest occasions, looks like it could conclusion in catastrophe, but in equivalent evaluate, it also looks like a great match.
Musk has deftly commanded interest from journalists, supporters and detractors alike for his use of Twitter, even capturing the eye of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, who has lauded Musk as the one of the service’s most influential users. That is, in spite of contacting a diver through the Thai Cave rescue in 2018 a ‘pedo guy’ and tweeting that he was having Tesla non-public, which spurred an investigation by the SEC. He is brash and unfiltered — so we may have to wait around and see whether or not the meme evaluate tweet retains real in a couple days’ time.
2019 on Twitter is a fever aspiration, and I am not confident how we wake up.
For its aspect, T-Sequence has just quietly long gone about its organization, amassing a staggering 86 million subscribers on its personal. As of composing, it trails PewDiePie by just less than 30,000 subscribers. Will Musk and Roiland improve PewDiePie’s destiny? Not likely. The far more possible situation is that his destiny, like a SpaceX Crew Dragon start, will just be delayed, but all over again.