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Musk Quote of the Week: “I aspire to comedy” – Elon Musk tweeted on November 21, signaling what I hope will be the end of previous weeks filled with toilet humor and bizarre Bernie Sanders memes. This is a quote to unite us all; Me too, I aspire to comedy.
Tesla: Background music is good, not bullying!
Oh man! Let’s make good news, bad news. The good news is that Tesla’s October emails, some of which CNBC recently obtained, are not that bad. Although Musk is pretty happy with the trigger when it comes to firing people – write in an email that managers who do not comply or directly question his orders will be forced to “resign immediately” – this quick and cowardly approach of employees is not necessarily new information.
In emails, Musk also encourages employees to listen to music during their working hours, writing, “I am very supportive of music in the factory, as well as all the little touches that make work more enjoyable.” and “I really want you to look forward to coming to work every day!” Oh, that’s cool.
Now for the bad news, which isn’t all that pleasant and involves repeated sexual harassment. Aw, that is actually really disgusting.
Tesla was sued on Nov. 18 by former employee Jessica Barraza for forcing female employees to endure “nightmarish conditions of widespread sexual harassment” at his factory in Fremont, La. prosecution alleges. Barraza claims that while Tesla’s HR and managers are aware of the upstairs ‘brotherhood’ culture, she and other women fought for themselves as male employees forcefully touched them and were making comments like “that bitch is thick” and “she looks like a bottle coke.” The lawsuit and its documentation on Tesla’s sexually aggressive environment are available for reading as PDF online.
Tesla has yet to comment.
SpaceX: crashing into the future
Elon Musk performed a video interview with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (and special guest Baby X) on November 17.. During the video call, Musk discussed in detail the plans for SpaceX’s spacecraft and shared new information for the public, such as SpaceX’s goal of an orbital launch. in January 2022 and Musk’s plan to physically land on Mars.
He also answered questions covering some non-SpaceX terrain, sharing his thoughts on topics such as the future of Neuralink and how solar energy powers “civilization.” You can watch the hour-long interview with timestamps on YouTube.
If you’d rather not wait until 2022 for SpaceX’s next milestone, well, you don’t have to. With a launch window starting Wednesday November 24 Eastern Time, SpaceX, and NASA will do something that has delighted humans since the dawn of time: crush one big thing into another big thing and blow it up. Falcon 9 will intentionally launch NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test spacecraft “into an asteroid to see if that’s an effective way to change its course, if an Earth-threatening asteroid is discovered in the future,” SpaceX shared. on Twitter. Boom.
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ten. Musk’s presence on Twitter isn’t the best look for Tesla’s alleged workplace, but maybe in the future at least one crucial element will be left out: 69. In an essay published on the 16th November, Vice writer Katie Way explains why 69 died and Musk killed him. Rest in peace.
9. But Musk’s Twitter isn’t pure junk, and sometimes it’s even Well. On November 19, Musk launched some flame emojis to a user sharing information about the celebration of the Easter “rocket wars” on the island of Chios, where two rival religious congregations homemade rockets lob until one group hits the other’s steeple. Don’t try it in church.
8. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory gave a weather report for Mars. It’s good! As long as you’re just a speck of dust.
7. And NASA’s Perseverance rover took a close-up video of the Ingenuity Mars helicopter zooming around, dragging around with all the dust. Lots and lots of dust.
5. News anchor and YouTuber Ellie in Space interviewed Neura Pod podcast host Ryan Tanaka on Neuralink and being a science ~ influencer ~. It is, in a nutshell, interesting.
4. Hey, speaking of Neuralink, what if electrical stimulation could bring brain pleasure on demand? Haha, that would be weird. Haha, unless?
3. California startup under the radar Astra has now put itself on the map. After three previous attempts to reach orbit, the company passed its recent fourth attempt, an accomplishment that Elon Musk himself called “not easy.” Yeah, I don’t know, I think I could do it.
2. Crew-2 mission member Thomas Pesquet, now on Earth, shared some truly fantastic photos from his months-long mission, all of which can be seen in bright, high-quality glory on Pesquet’s Flickr page. Business intern wrote that Pesquet took over 245,000 photos from his time above. No jokes, just vibes – they really are amazing!
1. And a piece of Musk’s story: Just to really hammer it into the ground, here are Elon Musk’s “69 Worst Tweets” from last year. 69 was resurrected just to be driven into the ground.
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