Elon Musk has denied having an affair with Nicole Shanahan, wife of Google co-founder Sergey Brin, according to overnight tweets from the Tesla CEO. Allegations of a relationship were made in the the wall street journal Sunday night and supposedly explains why Brin recently retired from all things Musk, as his companies SpaceX, Tesla and Neuralink.
The Journal calls Musk and Shanahan’s relationship “a brief affair last fall” and says it prompted Brin and Shanahan to file for divorce earlier this year after four years of marriage. Brin and Shanahan have a 3-year-old child together.
Brin and Musk have been friends for years, and the Google co-founder even gave Musk $500,000 in 2008 when Tesla was struggling financially. But that friendship is apparently over, according to the Journal. Musk even reportedly “knelt down” at a party earlier this year that the two billionaires attended and “profusely apologized for the transgression,” according to the Journal.
“This is total bs,” Musk tweeted late. Sunday. “Sergey and I are friends and were at a party together last night! I’ve only seen Nicole twice in three years, both times with lots of other people around. Nothing romantic.
Musk also tweeted that “none of the key people involved in these alleged wrongdoings were even interviewed.” The Journal notes that Musk did not respond to a request for comment, which anyone covering Musk knows is fairly common. Musk sadly shut down Tesla’s public relations department because he didn’t like interacting with the press.
Musk, who was accused of exposing his penis to a SpaceX employee and asking for sexual favors in exchange for a horse, a charge he denies, believes the world is underpopulated and has spawned a number of children. Musk had at least nine children, according to the New York Times, with the children most recently publicly revealed as twins with a director of his company Neuralink. Musk’s eldest child, Vivian Jenna Wilson, 18, recently changed her name and became disconnected from her family because of the billionaire. anti-trans bigotry.
In one of Musk’s weirdest tweets overnight, the billionaire wrote, “hasn’t had sex in ages (sigh).” This prompted a number of bizarre responses from Twitter users offering to have sex with Musk.
Click through some of the offers, including one person who suggests he wouldn’t like to blow up Musk, but is “willing to do shitty things for a cause”. Like another Twitter user pointed outElon Musk’s sexual gratification is not “a cause” by just about any definition of the word.