Agreed. He may not have delivered everything he promised, and Tesla may still flop, but he has had some success in taking risks with developing technologies.
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Chilling threat to expose Elon Musk. Anonymous has taken aim at billionaire Elon Musk over his recent cryptocurrency comments which have seen Bitcoin’s value dive. Source 5b.
World’s richest man mocks rival. Tesla CEO Elon Musk, newly minted as the world’s richest man, has sent a mocking message to his rival, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. Source 5r.
I don't see how he could not be seen as a success with the net wealth he possesses. He is worth infinitely more than 99% of humans on Earth and has contributed a decent amount to different industries. I think he has to be seen as a success.
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