lorenfb wrote:Isn't interesting how this forum has changed, since I joined (4.5 yrs ago), such that negative posts about Tesla result in one being
considered a troll and monitored by moderators...
TSLA actually infiltrated this forum from the beginning and has always tried to enforce the one true faith
The main difference today, is that MNL moderator(s?) now seem to feel free to exhibit low standards of personal behavior and join in the diarrheal flow
of comments directed against anyone who takes the rational position on TSLA:
http://www.mynissanleaf.com/viewtopic.p ... 10#p528257
And speaking of TSLA and low standards of personal behavior, the growing realization of the similarities between Trumpism and Muskism has been attracting a lot of comments lately:
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/25/opin ... tesla.html
Elon Musk, the Donald of Silicon Valley
By Bret Stephens
He is prone to unhinged Twitter eruptions. He can’t handle criticism. He scolds the news media for its purported dishonesty and threatens to create a Soviet-like apparatus to keep tabs on it. He suckers people to fork over cash in exchange for promises he hasn’t kept. He’s a billionaire whose business flirts with bankruptcy. He’s sold himself as an establishment-crushing iconoclast when he’s really little more than an unusually accomplished B.S. artist. His legions of devotees are fanatics and, let’s face it, a bit stupid.
I speak of Tesla chief executive Elon Musk, the Donald Trump of Silicon Valley...
Take the quiz!
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/201 ... -elon-musk
Quiz: Who said it - Donald Trump or Elon Musk?
Can you match these quotes to the man who said them – the president of the US, or the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla?
One is an isolated cartoon supervillain-style billionaire figure making increasingly grand and outlandish pronouncements on everything from space, climate change, and fake media, to the future of mankind itself. And the other is Elon Musk.
But can you tell what the increasingly quirky Musk has been saying from what Donald Trump has been saying. Take our quiz and find out ...
Who said it - Donald Trump or Elon Musk?...