While CEOs across America decry the rampage in Washington, Jeff Bezos is silent and Elon Musk is posting memes

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Jeff Bezos (left) and Elon Musk. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
  • Following Wednesday’s attack on the US Capitol, business leaders from a range of industries, including finance, tech, and automotive, have condemned the rampage. 

  • But two of the world’s most powerful CEOs — Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos — have yet to issue a statement denouncing the insurrection. 

  • While Bezos has been silent on social media, Musk has tweeted multiple memes, one of which was a Burning Man joke. He also seemed to partially blame Facebook for the riots in tweets posted Wednesday night. 

  • Both leaders — who are neck-in-neck for the title