Elon Musk, America’s most likable crony capitalist, does a lot of damage to himself.
He talks himself into corners and boasts when he should not. He’s always been bailed out. (Literally.) How long he can keep it up is the question.
In a series of posts Tuesday, the unpredictable chief executive officer denied that he cried during a New York Times interview earlier this month. Musk then couldn’t resist trading barbs with a follower who criticized him for calling a cave explorer in Thailand a pedophile back in July.