Musk announced as a joke that the company would start selling flamethrowers if The Boring Company was able to sell more than 50,000 baseball caps. Safest flamethrower being a relative term, you can also supposedly order a fire extinguisher with it.
The entrepreneur, who is also the CEO of vehicle manufacturing firm Tesla and aerospace firm SpaceX, said Monday that The Boring Company had sold 7,000 flamethrowers. Musk also mentioned that after the flamethrowers, their next product is going to be the Boring Company Freezegun. More than 2,000 people have pre-ordered the device so far, according to Musk on Twitter.
His Boring Company - yes, that's the one that digs tunnels - has released a flamethrower for some reason that probably has more to do with branding than a pivot to manufacturing more kinds of destructive devices than just enormous drills.
Li leads by one in Dubai
The low round of the day was a 9-under 63 by Andy Sullivan of England, who moved to fifth on the leaderboard at 16 under. Three more followed in the space of four holes from the turn and he finished with another at the last.
Almost two months later, a seemingly playful joke turned oddly real with Musk noting that a flamethrower could come in handy.
"The rumor that I'm secretly creating a zombie apocalypse to generate demand for flamethrowers is completely false", Musk wrote. Either that, or Musk knows something about some sort of flammable C.H.U.D. creatures thanks to the folks at The Boring Company.
And for those wondering South African laws don't expressly prohibit the sale or ownership of flamethrowers though we would check with your local authorities before dropping close on R6 000 for Musk's latest product. "Works against hordes of the undead or your money back!"
While The Boring Company is mainly a geotechnical engineering firm, Musk has been getting the (intentionally cheeky) name out there by sharing neat concept videos and selling hats. It should start shipping in spring, Musk says.
They said they are sure that anyone who knows the man will know him as they appealed for information on the "tragic" incident. Inquiries are still ongoing to find out of exactly how many people were in the vehicle , they said last night.
Clark, who was one of two deputy leaders under Brown, didn't know whether or not he would have the same position under Fedeli. Tory broke the news on Twitter Sunday evening, saying he's had people approach him about seeking the PC leadership.
He was speaking after the ECB's 25-member governing council left its benchmark refinancing rate at an historic low of 0%. His remark at the World Economic Forum in Davos that a weak dollar is good for the USA economy has raised eyebrows.
Detroit's reserves actually outscored Oklahoma City's 64-25, but the Thunder's starters outscored Detroit's 96-44. Neither team is the same as it was on November 24, when the Pistons won at Oklahoma City 99-98.
Chelsea meanwhile, were knocked out of the Carabao Cup by Arsenal in the semi-finals at the Emirates last night. Fabregas trained today and tomorrow I will check his physical condition, but this is good news for us.
While for Wozniacki , 27, she has also played in two grand slam finals, but lost out both times at the US Open in 2009 and 2014. She fought through an ankle injury and cramping during the final, and smiled afterwards answering media questions.
Trevor Ariza and Paul made back-to-back 3-pointers and Luc Mbah a Moute added a layup that pulled the Rockets even with 2:34 left. And the Pelicans' earned it on Friday, tallying their most meaningful win since the final day of the 2014-15 regular season.
USC's Sam Darnold , left, and UCLA's Josh Rosen after a 28-23 Trojan win at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 18, 2017. The divorce rate is 50 percent. these guys got three months, at a shotgun rate, trying to figure out who their guy is.
We're all the better for finally having Kesha back. "It's also about hoping everyone, even someone who hurt you, can heal". His name is Lukasz Sebastian Gottwald, a long-time producer for Sony Music more commonly known as " Dr.
Although he apologized for asking for "proof", he suggested the testimony of victims against Barros is still not enough. Pope Francis says he is sorry and that he didn't mean to offend victims of sexual abuse.
Deliveries were expected to begin in spring 2018, but those plans are in question pending the outcome of the case. Bombardier said in a statement: "Today's decision is a victory for innovation, competition, and the rule of law".
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Elon Musk's Roadster to enter orbit any day
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Bruno Mars wins Grammy for top album, best song
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Founder of Ikea furniture chain dead at 91
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Have formed new STF to tackle gangsters: Punjab DGP
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White House Calls For End to ISS Funding in 2025
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Lawsuit: Rapper Nelly sexually assaulted 2 women in UK
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Falcon Heavy completes static fire test
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