Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who final yr proclaimed himself the “Dogefather,” desires you to know that he by no means informed individuals to put money into cryptocurrency, sparking confusion amongst these aware of his enthusiasm for the topic. Talking on Tuesday at Bloomberg’s Qatar Financial Discussion board, the richest man on the earth stepped away from his previous bullishness on cryptocurrency, a transfer that appears becoming given all digital currencies’ current downward spiral. He even went as far as to counsel he’s solely supporting dogecoin as a favor to people who aren’t that rich.“I’ve by no means stated that individuals ought to put money into crypto. Within the case of Tesla, SpaceX, myself, all of us did purchase some Bitcoin, but it surely’s a small share of our whole money belongings,” the Tesla CEO stated, including: “I intend to personally help dogecoin as a result of I simply have lots of people who are usually not that rich who’ve inspired me to purchase and help dogecoin, so I’m responding to these individuals, simply individuals who work on the manufacturing facility at SpaceX or Tesla.” Nonetheless, as an skilled Twitter person, Musk possible is aware of that he doesn’t want to provide an express order to persuade his hordes of followers to do one thing, together with purchase crypto. Have your doubts? Check out these tweets and decide for your self.