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Old 03-18-2020, 02:24 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Hersbird View Post
And now that the UAW has said all their plants will close with pay that makes Musk look more like a greedy SOB.
You're confusing ambition with greed.

Musk was already enormously wealthy before putting most of his money into Tesla (and SpaceX), the company he expected would fail. The concept of an EV manufacturing company interested him, and he believed it was a good cause for humanity, and that he was best suited to take on the project.

His ambition makes him say and do nasty things, not greed. He violated SEC rules and paid a huge fine, and I bet he hardly cares about the money.
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