Quote Originally Posted by robzr View Post
Which brings me to the other point, Elon Musk is a smart mofo. I would be surprised if he said what he did with no basis, it seems unlike him. He is a methodical engineer. Don't get me wrong, a pretty crappy one when it came to making a cave rescue vessel, but in many other areas he's pretty much in a league of his own. When he said that he hopes that Unsworth sues, I would not join the bet that it was completely uninformed and reactionary.
On the other hand, his engineering smarts are more than counter-balanced by his extreme ego and clear feeling of being very special, so I imagine he feels he can say/do anything he wants and is untouchable. Much like some other extreme egos that are sure they are untouchable.