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Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

Most recently annoyed by his comments on the Thailand rescue (yes, let's use your untested toy to rescue the last few kids instead of the tried and tested method which worked for all the kids before).

You'd think becoming a successful billionaire would have repaired his ego, but it seems that he's still wasting time on twitter on trivial things.
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Old 11.07.2018, 12:53
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You'd think becoming a successful billionaire would have repaired his ego, but it seems that he's still wasting time on twitter on trivial things.
You realize how pathetic this is given what he has achieved in his life vs. what you have right?

I have shorted Tesla already 18 months ago and still persevered because I knew I was right, but that doesn't mean he's not one of the absolutely most amazing and impactful figures of our times. Such larger-than-life figures come with equally big downsides. He's absolutely impressive, still
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Old 11.07.2018, 12:56
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

He's Batman

just wait and see
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Old 11.07.2018, 12:56
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

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... it seems that he's still wasting time on twitter on trivial things.
The nerve! Guess he hasn't heard of EF. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

PS: Also, not all ducks are insecure.
Some can swim real well and get the water off their backs.
That also helps with their self-confidence and meaning of self-worth.
Hence the expression "water off a duck's back".
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Old 11.07.2018, 13:01
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

He's no different to just about all high profile 'billionaires' just look at the crap gates or branson has said and done in the past, except he actually backs up his words with real actions, ok the sub thing was a bit silly, but he also sent engineers, and the huge risks he's taking with telsa and spacex deserve nothing but respect, but yes, he is a bit of a dick - aren't we all?
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

It's never been about the boys and their rescue. It's all about Elon and Elon alone...

How about Elon trying out the contraption first, before sticking little kids into it?
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Old 11.07.2018, 13:07
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

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Most recently annoyed by his comments on the Thailand rescue (yes, let's use your untested toy to rescue the last few kids instead of the tried and tested method which worked for all the kids before).

You'd think becoming a successful billionaire would have repaired his ego, but it seems that he's still wasting time on twitter on trivial things.
Does it matter if he is?
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Old 11.07.2018, 13:21
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Most recently annoyed by his comments on the Thailand rescue (yes, let's use your untested toy to rescue the last few kids instead of the tried and tested method which worked for all the kids before).

You'd think becoming a successful billionaire would have repaired his ego, but it seems that he's still wasting time on twitter on trivial things.
The submarine thing was pretty damn ridiculous on every level I can think of... not only was it untested, but the mission was time-critical so to get people used to the sub and trained in it, even if it worked, would have wasted way too much time. Not to mention some of the parts of the route out were so thin and twisty that only the dexterity and slimness of a human body could have made it through. It seems impractical in just about every way.

To me it just seemed like an obvious PR stunt, especially as he flew in to deliver the submarine personally which is utterly bizzarre. If it wasn't a PR stunt, then he is about 10x more delusional that I first thought.
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Old 11.07.2018, 14:16
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The submarine thing was pretty damn ridiculous on every level I can think of...
As usual, you speak as the ultimate expert, as if you were there and as if you were the boss of the operation knowing every single detail. Please, a little bit more humbleness, all you've done is read a BBC article. It's ok from Musk having such an ego, but from you...?
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

Not insecure, but overconfident and egocentric.

Which is much worse and irritating.
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Old 11.07.2018, 14:25
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

And I thought this was the stupidest question asked about Musk...

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https://www.quora.com/How-was-Elon-M...if-he-is-white
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As usual, you speak as the ultimate expert, as if you were there and as if you were the boss of the operation knowing every single detail. Please, a little bit more humbleness, all you've done is read a BBC article. It's ok from Musk having such an ego, but from you...?
It's not a discussion if the plan was ridiculous or not, it was. The thing was useless in this situation.
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Old 11.07.2018, 14:35
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

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It's not a discussion if the plan was ridiculous or not, it was. The thing was useless in this situation.
Ah, another expert with a wealth of experience and successful entrepreneur, I am sure. That's what most internet trolls told him prior to SpaceX as well. About Tesla, about Paypal...list goes on. You realize you're completely irrelevant to the stuff he's doing right? Your arrogance is actually laughable
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Old 11.07.2018, 14:36
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You'd think becoming a successful billionaire would have repaired his ego, but it seems that he's still wasting time on twitter on trivial things.
Like offering everything he could to, at least, try and help in the rescue effort, and congratulating the team that succeeded? I call that being a decent human being.
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ah, another expert with a wealth of experience and successful entrepreneur, i am sure. That's what most internet trolls told him prior to spacex as well. About tesla, about paypal...list goes on. You realize you're completely irrelevant to the stuff he's doing right? Your arrogance is actually laughable
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Ah, another expert with a wealth of experience and successful entrepreneur, I am sure. That's what most internet trolls told him prior to SpaceX as well. About Tesla, about Paypal...list goes on. You realize you're completely irrelevant to the stuff he's doing right? Your arrogance is actually laughable
I was not talking about Paypal or SpaceX, but about the submarine.

And yes, that was ridiculous.

What laughable is, is your ability to read.
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Old 11.07.2018, 16:01
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Re: Is Elon Musk an insecure d*ck?

I wonder what sedatives they were going to pump the kids full of before inserting them into an Aluminium tube.
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And I thought this was the stupidest question asked about Musk...


https://www.quora.com/How-was-Elon-M...if-he-is-white
White Musk?

So that's where Body Shop got the idea from...
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Like offering everything he could to, at least, try and help in the rescue effort, and congratulating the team that succeeded? I call that being a decent human being.
yes, helping would be decent.

using a situation to advertise your company and throwing a tantrum and insulting the ones in charge of the rescue for using a proven way of getting the kids out instead of your contraption is something entirely different...
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