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No, insulin isn't free: Eli Lilly is the latest high-profile victim of Elon Musk's Twitter verification mess

No, insulin isn’t free: Eli Lilly is the latest high-profile victim of Elon Musk’s Twitter verification mess

Eli Lily posted an unusual message on Twitter yesterday. The pharma giant has apologized for a misleading tweet in which someone impersonating the company wrote: “We are delighted to announce that insulin is now free.” The company sells insulin, and it’s not free. Eli Lilly (real handle @LillyPad) can thank the changes introduced to Twitter …

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What we know about the financiers who helped create this mess on Twitter

What we know about the financiers who helped create this mess on Twitter

The banner hung above the New York Stock Exchange in 2013 when the company first went public. Now that the company is private again, there are quite a few former shareholders hoping to see a return on their investment in Elon Musk.Photo: Christopher Penler (Shutterstock) While Elon Musk’s massive $44 billion takeover of Twitter may …

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