Imagine the reaction when people heard that you wanted to sell 10% of your company for cash. Imagine that you asked people on twitter if you should do it… getting their opinion. Not stating it, but asking… Now imagine that your name is Elon Musk whose value has been built on the idea of never selling, but continual reinvesting. While his sale made him $5 Billion, what happened as a result was a $50 Billion drop in his own paper value over 2 days. This went down as the largest 2-day decline of a billionaire.

(Bloomberg) — Elon Musk has lost $50 billion so far this week after Tesla Inc. shares plunged for the second day in a row.Most Read from BloombergWhy Hong Kong Is Building Apartments the Size of Parking SpacesDo Prisons Deserve a Second Chance?COP26 Protests: Inflatable Cows, Megaphones and a RainbowIt’s the biggest two-day decline in the history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, and the biggest one-day fall after Jeff Bezos’s $36 billion plunge following his divorce from MacKenzie Scott in