Elon Musk says he’s a supporter of bitcoin and thinks it will get ‘broad acceptance’ in finance

Elon Musk came out as a believer in bitcoin on Friday — and now he's doubling down.The billionaire Tesla boss last week added the hashtag #bitcoin to his Twitter bio, in a move that helped to briefly push up the price of the cryptocurrency by as much as 20%.In a discussion on the popular Clubhouse audio app late Sunday, Musk confirmed he was a supporter of bitcoin."I've got to watch what I say here because some of these things can really move the market," Musk said. "Many friends of mine have tried to convince me to get involved in bitcoin for a long time."Musk said he once ate a slice of "bitcoin cake" given to him by a friend in 2013, and that he "clearly … should have at least bought some bitcoin eight years ago — talk about being late to the party.""I do at this point think bitcoin…

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