MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell was resuspended from Twitter Sunday simply hours after rejoining the platform.
Lindell was suspended once more for breaking the platform’s tips on ban evasion by making a brand new account, a Twitter spokesperson instructed Newsweek.
Twitter initially suspended Lindell, a loyal supporter of former President Donald Trump, in January 2021 when the CEO mentioned the 2020 presidential election was fraudulent. Lindell’s actions went in opposition to the social media platform’s civic integrity coverage, in keeping with Newsweek.
The MyPillow founder’s return comes after Tesla CEO Elon Musk purchased Twitter final week for $44 billion.
When Lindell made his new account, he tweeted out to tell everybody of his return. “Hey everyone, I’M BACK ON TWITTER,” Lindell tweeted. He additionally warned his followers to be careful for impersonators and inspired them to unfold the phrase about his new account.
Throughout his temporary time on Twitter, the MyPillow CEO’s account skyrocketed with followers — Lindell attracted over 35,000 earlier than being shut down.
Twitter has not introduced in the event that they ever plan on unbanning Lindell.