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Greta Thunberg Is Basically Just Kim Kardashian

Greta Thunberg is getting her own TV show. Thunberg is a very modern celebrity. Like Kim Kardashian, she’s famous for doing absolutely nothing. Unless you count complaining. We learned this week that Greta Thunberg is getting her own television show. It will be a documentary about her “extraordinary” life as the face of climate change activism. BBC Studios will be producing the series: The Thunberg series will be made by BBC Studios’ science unit and, as well as following her global climate crusade… It also promises to share some “quiet…

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Sky-High Tesla Stock May Have Met Its Match in the Coronavirus

  Tesla stock dipped overnight after an annual SEC filing raised concerns about the impact of China’s coronavirus epidemic. This comes shortly after the announcement of a $2 billion stock offering early in the day to raise capital. TSLA bulls are now dealing with the possibility that Elon Musk’s aggressive growth strategy has left the company exposed to an unforeseen supply-chain crisis. After a breathtaking run, Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) stock has been the darling of Wall Street. Unfortunately for bulls hoping to see this trend continue, Elon Musk’s EV company…

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Elon Musk Likes Shouting ‘Bitcoin’ While Having Sex

Elon Musk has tweeted that bitcoin is not his “safe word.” Taken literally, the tweet suggests Musk likes saying “bitcoin” during sex. Taken figuratively, it suggests Musk has less admiration for bitcoin than previously. Elon Musk is at it again. The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has a reputation as one of Twitter’s most unpredictable and outrageous denizens. Well, now he’s produced what may be his most bizarre tweet yet. Addressing his 30 million-plus followers early Friday, he declared, “Bitcoin is *not* my safe word.” Um, what? Bitcoin is not…

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Elon Musk’s $1 Billion Tesla Stock Payday Might Arrive Sooner Than Anyone Thought

Elon Musk secured a generous – and ambitious – stock-based compensation plan in 2018. The Tesla CEO has already achieved the operational targets, and now only the market cap milestone remains. Tesla’s prospects are bright heading into 2020, and Musk could earn the first tranche way ahead of schedule. Elon Musk’s compensation plan ignited immense interest in 2018, owing to the ambitious targets and the generous reward the Tesla CEO could yield. Among the takeaways was that Musk’s stock award would increase his net worth by up to $55 billion…

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Ridiculously Fortunate Elon Musk Should’ve Lost the ‘Pedo Guy’ Defamation Lawsuit

Elon Musk wiggled out of yet another legal problem. He was cleared of defamation allegations because of extremely good luck, not to mention a dismal plaintiff attorney. The incompetence of the plaintiff’s attorney handed Musk the win. When it comes to legal issues, Elon Musk’s luck just doesn’t seem to run out. After getting a slap on the wrist for committing securities fraud that led to a lot of people losing money last year, Musk has wiggled his way out of another legal conundrum. The Tesla CEO was cleared of…

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Ford F-150 and Tesla Cybertruck to Compete in Fair Tug-of-War Battle

Tesla shows a video of a Cybertruck pulling an F-150. The VP at Ford X challenges Tesla for an apples-to-apples rematch. Elon Musk says: “bring it on.” Last week, the co-founder and CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk, introduced an all-electric pickup truck, dubbed Cybertruck. The new battery-powered vehicle was brought as direct competition to the Ford F Series, which has been the best selling pickup truck for more than 40 years in the U.S. During the unveiling of Tesla’s sixth vehicle model, Musk displayed a video of a head-to-head contest…

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Tesla Shorts Fire Back as Elon Musk Mistakenly Declares Victory

Musk replied to Twitter user @TeslaTested who claimed Jim Chanos covered his short position after having lost $175 million. Jim Chanos has since dispelled the rumors. Questions surrounding Tesla’s accounting practices remain unanswered. CEOs of large cap companies don’t usually spend their time attacking short sellers. They know if their business performs well, it will reflect in the stock price and short sellers will have no option but to cover their positions for a loss. As a result, engaging in a battle with the shorts is considered a waste of…

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Why Germany Is a Terrible Choice for the Newest Tesla Gigafactory

Elon Musk said the company will be opening its new Gigafactory in Germany. Manufacturing in Germany is expensive and European car sales are weakening. Tesla doesn’t have enough cash to fund its product pipeline. In typical Elon Musk fashion, the billionaire tech mogul took to Twitter to announce that Tesla will be setting up a Gigafactory in Berlin. Musk announced the location of the new Tesla Gigafactory. | Source: Twitter Musk added: Everyone knows that German engineering is outstanding, for sure. That’s part of the reason why we are locating…

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Elon Musk in Twitter Return Pushes Tesla’s Powerwall Over PG&E Fears

After taking a brief break from Twitter, Tesla CEO Elon Musk is back with a bang, raising the astonishing issue that bankrupt PG&E could result in rolling blackouts for the next decade. Elon Musk’s PG&E Tweet Hints at Need for Powerwall On the face of it, this appears to be a problem for Elon Musk and electric car-loving Californians, but the intent of this tweet is to pump Tesla’s new Powerwall offering. This solar-charged battery pack is a vital part of the completely sustainable solar-based system that Musk is seeking…

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Hilarious ‘Smart Summon’ Videos Prove Tesla Makes a Clown Car

It isn’t enough that Tesla cars spontaneously combust, or that they drive into things when left to their own devices. Nor is it enough that the world seems to hinge on whether or not Elon Musk and company will deliver a certain number of cars in a quarter while every other car manufacturer has no problem meeting any form of quota. With its “Smart Summon” feature, Tesla has now become a clown car manufacturer. Tesla’s Not-So-Smart Summon The “Smart Summon” feature is designed to let Tesla owners press a button…

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