In a world where giants often collide, none has piqued the public’s interest quite like the imminent showdown between Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg. What the media describes as “the biggest one-on-one fight in history” has not only turned heads but also sparked a debate.
However, amidst the cacophony of opinions, there’s a discordant voice, a familial dissent that hangs heavily in the air. This voice belongs to Errol Musk, Elon’s estranged father, whose perspective on the spectacle seems to cast a long shadow on the sunny forecasts of victory and glory.
Errol Musk, Father of Elon Musk, Gives His Verdict On Upcoming Fight
Errol Musk, a man who has led a largely secluded life, disconnected from his son and family due to internal differences, recently broke his silence to share his thoughts on Elon’s upcoming bout. In an interview with The Sun UK, he expressed his reservations about the outcome of the much-hyped match between the Tesla CEO and Meta’s captain, Mark Zuckerberg. His words were laced with worry and a hint of cynicism.
“The thing is if this crazy fight goes ahead, if Elon beats this guy, Elon will be called a bully, being so much heavier and taller, while if he loses, the humiliation would be total. It’s a no-win situation for Elon,” Errol cautioned. He continued, “I think Elon has got himself into a difficult situation as a result of high school behavior. They both have.”
Errol Is Not The Only One Against This Fight
Errol isn’t the only family member sporting a frown over this impending battle. Maye Musk, Elon’s mother, has been vocal about her disapproval of the idea right from the start. Her stance remains firm, asserting her opposition through a series of tweets.
She’s made it abundantly clear that she isn’t just against the fight but is vehemently trying to prevent it from taking place. “I have canceled the fight,” she declared, expressing her intention to ensure her son won’t step into the ring against Zuckerberg.
Actually, I canceled the fight. I haven’t told them yet. But I will continue to say the fight is canceled, just in case…🤨 https://t.co/y9gg9qrnuQ
— Maye Musk (@mayemusk) June 22, 2023
As the buzz around the face-off grows louder, the world waits with bated breath. The anticipation is fever-pitch. Both Zuckerberg and Musk have fueled the hype, revealing that they’ve begun preparing for the clash. Zuckerberg has shared a video showcasing his training regimen, while Musk has let his followers sneak a peek into his training session with his friend and trainer, Lex Fridman, by sharing a couple of sparring pictures.
That was fun!
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 28, 2023
What’s to come remains a mystery, a cliffhanger that keeps the audience on the edge of their seats. Will the familial discord pull the plug on the fight, or will the clash go ahead, come what may? Only time will hold the answer. And until then, the world watches, waits, and wonders.