Elon Musk's Slow Transition to Super Villain Continues

Elon Musk has many business ventures but the most bizarre might be the 20,000 flamethrowers he just sold. Even weirder, the flamethrowers are part of a fundraiser to help the billionaire reach his goal of $10 million to fund his plan to build tunnels underground in Los Angeles. 

Musk himself called the idea of selling flamethrowers a 'super terrible idea'. California State Representative Miguel Santiago was dismayed by the sale given the recent devastating wildfires. 

For $500 buyers got their very own, limited The Boring Company flamethrowers AND fire extinguisher. Musk also sold $1 million in Boring Company hats and maintains that his brand of flamethrowers is safer than what can be purchased from Amazon. 

Read more at CNET 

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