The former adviser of US President Donald Trump, George Papadopoulos, launched a Twitter rant before going to jail for a two-week sentence for lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russians, as he suggested foreign powers were out to get him, a report on Vice News said.
Papadopoulos, 31, took aim at former Australian foreign minister Alexander Downer in particular, with whom the former Trump aide had shared drinks at an upscale London bar in the early days of the campaign, in May 2016.
I love the USA and the brave men and women of the FBI that risk their lives to protect us. I made the mistake to lie to them for wish I am ashamed. On the other hand, I did notify them that I thought Downer was recording me with his phone. I hope that was investigated.— George Papadopoulos (@GeorgePapa19) September 11, 2018
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Uber had seen some turmoil with the departure of a chief brand officer, Bozoma Saint John, and then former Target CMO Jess Jones, who had served as president.
He said the reduced color choices would "simplify manufacturing." Tesla has been under the gun to maintain production level -- particularly of its Model 3 -- in order to increase revenue and avoid a potential cash crunch. Musk said the two colors would still be available as a "special request, but at higher price.
Moving 2 of 7 Tesla colors off menu on Wednesday to simplify manufacturing. Obsidian Black & Metallic Silver will still be available as special request, but at higher price.— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) September 11, 2018
Tesla shares were recently down 2.3% to US$278.86.