Mashable: Disney almost bought Twitter in 2017, but Bob Iger saw too much risk

Oh boy, this one will do your head in. Mashable: Disney almost bought Twitter in 2017, but Bob Iger saw too much risk. “What would Disney’s Twitter look like in 2019? Would it be a happier, more welcoming place? Would the Nazis still have a platform? Would Donald Trump? There’s no answer for these questions, but it’s noteworthy to learn that such a twist of fate almost came to pass. In Robert Iger’s upcoming book, ‘The Ride of a Lifetime,’ the Disney CEO talks about how his company almost acquired Twitter in 2017 but ultimately stayed away.”

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