Tuesday, July 23, 2024

UPDATE Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Rejects Elon Musk Ask for Practice Round Fight, Moves On to Serious Opponents

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Yesterday I told you Elon Musk biographer Walter Isaacson shared a DM from his subject proposing a rehearsal fight with Mark Zuckerberg in his backyard. There was a proposal on the table for a mixed martial arts death cage match between the two billionaires.

Zuckerberg has replied with a “forget it.” He wants to move on to fighting “serious” opponents. He won’t meet Musk at Dusk.

Ah well. We all new this was never going to happen. And it’s just as well that it doesn’t. These two guys could do a lot more productive things with their minds and money.

Roger Friedman
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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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