Elon Musk is at the center of an astonishing number of bizarre news stories and public feuds - here are all of the Tesla CEO's unusual recent moments in the spotlight
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Elon Musk can't seem to keep out of the spotlight.In the past few months, Musk (the CEO of Tesla, The Boring Company, and SpaceX) has repeatedly inserted himself into the news cycle - usually through tweeting.
The latest saga involved Musk's efforts to help extract the Thai soccer team trapped in a flooded cave, and his resulting feud with a British diver involved in the rescue whom Musk denigrated as a "pedo guy."Here's a list of all the controversies Musk has found himself in during the past few months:
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Musk said he would start a website to "track the credibility score of each journalist, editor & publication."
He called an analyst's question "boneheaded" during an earnings call.
It was revealed that he donated to a political action committee dedicated to keeping Republicans in charge of the House of Representatives.
He insinuated that a reporter was complicit in insider trading and might be providing non-public information on Tesla.
Musk also went after Reuters and CNBC.
He lashed out at critics of his involvement in the Thai soccer team rescue.
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