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Elon Musk has bought Twitter for $44bn. The 50-year-old billionaire celebrated the deal by tweeting some quotes about the importance of free speech and the caption: “🚀💫♥️ Yesss!!! ♥️💫🚀”. “I hope Elon Musk does what he does best,” says one user, “and launches Twitter into f***ing space.” Millions of summer holidays are at risk because of “shambolic” delays at the Passport Office, say MPs. Around five million people put off renewing their passports during the pandemic, resulting in a massive backlog and months-long waiting lists. New “shock research” shows that more people now love Marmite than hate it, says the Daily Star. You either “love it or love it”.