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Larry David didn’t curb his enthusiasm for calling out Elon Musk.

According to Walter Isaacson’s new biography on the Tesla CEO, by way of Insiderthe “Seinfeld” co-creator didn’t maintain again from expressing his disgust of Musk’s politics to his face whereas the 2 have been sitting on the similar desk throughout a marriage reception for Endeavor CEO Ari Emanuel in May 2022.

David’s confrontation occurred not lengthy after 19 youngsters and two lecturers have been killed in a capturing at a Uvalde, Texas, elementary faculty.

According to Isaacson’s guide, the “Curb Your Enthusiasm” creator “seemed to be fuming” earlier than he verbally lashed out at Musk: “Do you want to just murder kids in schools?”

Isaacson wrote that Musk was “baffled and annoyed” by David’s blunt query, earlier than telling David he was “anti-kid murder.”

“Then how could you vote Republican?” David stated, based on Isaacson.

Larry David and Elon Musk.
Larry David and Elon Musk.

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The comic later confirmed the incident to Isaacson, and defined he determined to problem Musk after seeing his posts on X, previously Twitter.

“His tweets about voting Republican because Democrats were the party of division and hate were sticking in my craw,” David advised Isaacson, per the New York Post.

“Even if Uvalde never happened, I probably would have brought it up, because I was angry and offended,” David added.

HuffPost has reached out to David for affirmation in regards to the incident. David did affirm the story to Insider, nonetheless.

It’s straightforward to know David’s frustration. Soon after the Uvalde faculty capturing, Republicans went on an absurd spin frenzy that blamed the tragedy on every part however weapons. Their illogical stretches that served as the explanation why the capturing occurred ranged from the 18-year-old gunman being “brainwashed in school by liberal teachers to think he shouldn’t be a male” to the college having too many doorways for the gunman to enter.

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) stated after the capturing that faculties could be higher protected by “having one door that goes in and out of the school [and] having armed police officers at that one door.”

We can solely think about how David would react to Cruz’s assertion that we have to throw extra weapons at a gun downside.