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Sometime in the past 6 months I read a book about the beginning of SpaceX. It was a close-run thing that required a lot of money, dedication, luck and genius to pull off. They had a series of failed launches before their first success, and that was their last chance. And now I look at the videos of SpaceX shooting successful launch after launch with mechanical regularity. And that trick of landing their boosters on barges in the middle of a freaking ocean. No body else in the world even comes close. And he did it in a small fraction of the time and expense of a government operation. He made the decision to startup a launch operation from scratch and made it happen.

I deeply respect Elon Musk. If you read about his attitude, his drive for success, his demand of excellence from himself and anyone who works for him, you know he's different. I'm not exactly sure what he is but I know what he isn't: a politician.
 
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Sometime in the past 6 months I read a book about the beginning of SpaceX. It was a close run thing that required a lot of money, dedication, luck and genius to pull off. They had a series of failed launched before their first success, and that was their last chance. And now I look at the videos of SpaceX shooting successful launch after launch with mechanical regularity. And that trick of landing their boosters on barges in the middle of a freaking ocean. No body else in the world even comes close. And he did it in a small fraction of the time and expense of a government operation. He made the decision to startup a launch operation from scratch and made it happen.

I deeply respect Elon Musk. If you read about his attitude, his drive for success, his demand of excellence from himself and anyone who works for him, you know he's different. I'm not exactly sure what he is but I know what he isn't: a politician.
Probably with a LOT of tax dollar backing from the .gov though....but still, SpaceX is some neat stuff for sure.
 

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Probably with a LOT of tax dollar backing from the .gov though....but still, SpaceX is some neat stuff for sure.

I hadn’t realized he also started PayPal
 

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Sometime in the past 6 months I read a book about the beginning of SpaceX. It was a close run thing that required a lot of money, dedication, luck and genius to pull off. They had a series of failed launched before their first success, and that was their last chance. And now I look at the videos of SpaceX shooting successful launch after launch with mechanical regularity. And that trick of landing their boosters on barges in the middle of a freaking ocean. No body else in the world even comes close. And he did it in a small fraction of the time and expense of a government operation. He made the decision to startup a launch operation from scratch and made it happen.

I deeply respect Elon Musk. If you read about his attitude, his drive for success, his demand of excellence from himself and anyone who works for him, you know he's different. I'm not exactly sure what he is but I know what he isn't: a politician.
I'd smoke a blunt with that guy.
 

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Probably with a LOT of tax dollar backing from the .gov though....but still, SpaceX is some neat stuff for sure.

Not at first, it was all him until SpaceX proved itself.

Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX​

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Eric Berger

"This is as important a book on space as has ever been written and it's a riveting page-turner, too." —Homer Hickam, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of Rocket Boys

The dramatic inside story of the historic flights that launched SpaceX—and Elon Musk—from a shaky startup into the world's leading-edge rocket company.


SpaceX has enjoyed a miraculous decade. Less than 20 years after its founding, it boasts the largest constellation of commercial satellites in orbit, has pioneered reusable rockets, and in 2020 became the first private company to launch human beings into orbit. Half a century after the space race it is private companies, led by SpaceX, standing alongside NASA pushing forward into the cosmos, and laying the foundation for our exploration of other worlds.

But before it became one of the most powerful players in the aerospace industry, SpaceX was a fledgling startup, scrambling to develop a single workable rocket before the money ran dry. The engineering challenge was immense; numerous other private companies had failed similar attempts. And even if SpaceX succeeded, they would then have to compete for government contracts with titans such as Lockheed Martin and Boeing, who had tens of thousands of employees and tens of billions of dollars in annual revenue. SpaceX had fewer than 200 employees and the relative pittance of $100 million in the bank.

In Liftoff, Eric Berger, senior space editor at Ars Technica, takes readers inside the wild early days that made SpaceX. Focusing on the company’s first four launches of the Falcon 1 rocket, he charts the bumpy journey from scrappy underdog to aerospace pioneer. We travel from company headquarters in El Segundo, to the isolated Texas ranchland where they performed engine tests, to Kwajalein, the tiny atoll in the Pacific where SpaceX launched the Falcon 1. Berger has reported on SpaceX for more than a decade, enjoying unparalleled journalistic access to the company’s inner workings. Liftoff is the culmination of these efforts, drawing upon exclusive interviews with dozens of former and current engineers, designers, mechanics, and executives, including Elon Musk. The enigmatic Musk, who founded the company with the dream of one day settling Mars, is the fuel that propels the book, with his daring vision for the future of space.

Filled with never-before-told stories of SpaceX’s turbulent beginning, Liftoff is a saga of cosmic proportions. (less)
 

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Hmmm... I wonder how Twitter fits with this:

 

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Seems he wants personal data just like fb.
 

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'The Five' analyzes the impacts of Elon Musk's Twitter purchase (5 min 36 sec):

Published on Apr 25, 2022 by Fox News​
 

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From the moment Elon’s interest in Twitter went public, it was already over. This was heavily calculated and anyone who thinks this was a happy mistake, you’re kidding yourself. All of this struggle from the corrupt deep state entities controlling Twitter for nefarious mass psychological manipulation, added up to nothing in the end.

In fact, their struggle solidified their malpractice and conspiracy with a greater global network with intentions on controlling all information and therefore what is accepted as collective truth. Their struggle exposed them and allowed the public time to see that the Twitter board were not concerned with money, but rather control via politically charged censorship and propaganda.

Today is a massive cause for celebration! Known deep state entities are now no longer in control of the de facto public forum, which they use to manipulate normies to carry out their will. Whether that be manipulating who they vote for on Election Day, or coercing them to riot in the streets to push their political agenda, or distorting their concept of reality by amplifying disinformation and omitting truth. They just lost control of that and it will pay dividends in 2022 Midterms and all elections moving forward.

Elon has openly declared many times this move is to implement constitutionally recognized freedom of speech to the platform. Moving forward, when massive stories like the Hunter Biden Laptop and US Biolabs arise, Twitter will allow the information to flow freely, instead of labeling these inconvenient truths as “Russian disinformation” and censoring it from personal text messages. And now normies on Twitter will no longer be sheltered from the truth by their globalist overlords.

Now, pay close attention to the way the left responds to this. Keep in mind the leftist sheep are only outraged when they are told to be outraged. Meaning all the pronoun-in-bio people screeching right now is because their globalists puppet masters told them to do so. The accusations that Elon is controlled by Putin have already begun. Libs on Twitter are melting down on massive scale

Now, for those of you who cannot seem to grasp how Elon taking over Twitter is a good thing, because you saw a meme saying Elon was a satanist or he’s trying to implant a chip in your brain… all of you people need to stop. You all look stupid and need to stop following these insane accounts accusing everyone besides Trump of being deep state. It’s exhausting. We don’t come to conclusions based on hearsay and speculation, but rather ACTION.

Based on his actions and the resistance from the left-wing media complex, Elon has shown he threatens the deep state at almost the same level of Trump. When the MSM writes endless hit pieces and claims you are controlled by Putin, that confirms you are doing something right.

In conclusion:
-Elon had this battle won before it started.
-It’s far too calculated, controlled and effective to be an accident, reeks of white hat involvement.
-People who think Elon is a deep state Illuminati satanist lizard person, you’re an idiot and stay off of my feed or I’ll ban you assuming you’re a shill.

 

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Everyone needs to pay close attention to the aftermath of the Elon news. Closely examine how the enemy responds. They reveal most when they are desperate. They get sloppy and obvious when under duress.

And right on cue, the current deep state assets at Twitter are mass deleting their bot farms. The politically charged entities operating Twitter are in a mass frenzy trying to cover up all of their nefarious Orwellian activity.

Why is bot deletion significant? Well firstly it proves that Twitter uses bots. Which in of itself is Orwellian, deceptive, and evil in nature. For those who don’t know how it works, Twitter and other social media cites use bots they control, to prey on human’s emotional and psychological natural groupthink tendencies.

For example, let’s say Twitter uses thousands of bots to like a tweet about the Pfizer vaccine. That tweet gets more interactions via algorithm manipulation due to likes, more people see it, and real users are naturally inclined to agree with something if they see thousands of other people agree with it, not wanting to be left out from the group, they like the tweet, the cycle continues. Next thing you the tweet has 60k likes, even though the majority of people don’t agree with it and lots of the likes are from bots. Same with how they will decide what is “Trending” based on what they want you to see and not based on actual numbers of what people are talking about. As well as giving more credibility to their liberal blue checkmark bootlickers by jacking up their follower counts with bots. It’s pretty messed up human psychological manipulation.

When they compound the bot usage with algorithm/hashtag manipulation, and censorship of dissenting voices; they can directly alter they way people perceive the overall public opinions on differing subjects. Giving them the ability to sway public opinion via psychological manipulation. Essentially making the sheep believe a false reality that they create.

In layman’s terms, they have been brainwashing the shit out of everyone and now they are trying to cover their asses before Elon gets his foot in the door and puts it all on blast.

They can’t have the sheep knowing about the bots because the bots proves the “what” the “why” and the “how”. Which will ultimately lead us to the “who”, which is what they fear most.

What: psychological manipulation

Why: to control the public perception and groupthink to alter election outcomes and use the sheep to do their bidding

How: bots, censorship, algorithm/hashtag manipulation, demonetization as punishment for wrongspeak, etc.

As for the “who”, the public will be forced to ask themselves, “who benefits from censoring conservative voices, silencing damaging TRUE stories about the Biden family, and altering elections in favor of the globalist agenda?”

We all know who’s behind it, but for those still asleep, they will be forced to have an internal dialogue with the coming revelations as Elon revamps Twitter.

The enemy will tell you everything with their actions. It would behoove all of us to watch Twitter closely.

-Clandestine



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Everyone needs to pay close attention to the aftermath of the Elon news. Closely examine how the enemy responds. They reveal most when they are desperate. They get sloppy and obvious when under duress.

And right on cue, the current deep state assets at Twitter are mass deleting their bot farms. The politically charged entities operating Twitter are in a mass frenzy trying to cover up all of their nefarious Orwellian activity.

Why is bot deletion significant? Well firstly it proves that Twitter uses bots. Which in of itself is Orwellian, deceptive, and evil in nature. For those who don’t know how it works, Twitter and other social media cites use bots they control, to prey on human’s emotional and psychological natural groupthink tendencies.

For example, let’s say Twitter uses thousands of bots to like a tweet about the Pfizer vaccine. That tweet gets more interactions via algorithm manipulation due to likes, more people see it, and real users are naturally inclined to agree with something if they see thousands of other people agree with it, not wanting to be left out from the group, they like the tweet, the cycle continues. Next thing you the tweet has 60k likes, even though the majority of people don’t agree with it and lots of the likes are from bots. Same with how they will decide what is “Trending” based on what they want you to see and not based on actual numbers of what people are talking about. As well as giving more credibility to their liberal blue checkmark bootlickers by jacking up their follower counts with bots. It’s pretty messed up human psychological manipulation.

When they compound the bot usage with algorithm/hashtag manipulation, and censorship of dissenting voices; they can directly alter they way people perceive the overall public opinions on differing subjects. Giving them the ability to sway public opinion via psychological manipulation. Essentially making the sheep believe a false reality that they create.

In layman’s terms, they have been brainwashing the shit out of everyone and now they are trying to cover their asses before Elon gets his foot in the door and puts it all on blast.

They can’t have the sheep knowing about the bots because the bots proves the “what” the “why” and the “how”. Which will ultimately lead us to the “who”, which is what they fear most.

What: psychological manipulation

Why: to control the public perception and groupthink to alter election outcomes and use the sheep to do their bidding

How: bots, censorship, algorithm/hashtag manipulation, demonetization as punishment for wrongspeak, etc.

As for the “who”, the public will be forced to ask themselves, “who benefits from censoring conservative voices, silencing damaging TRUE stories about the Biden family, and altering elections in favor of the globalist agenda?”

We all know who’s behind it, but for those still asleep, they will be forced to have an internal dialogue with the coming revelations as Elon revamps Twitter.

The enemy will tell you everything with their actions. It would behoove all of us to watch Twitter closely.

-Clandestine



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I hope the leftists don’t quit and move to Canada or whatever

they'll never learn to think critically if they hide from ideas other than the official party line
 

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Elon is always one step ahead of the leftists...

[Forwarded from Disclose.tv]
JUST IN - Twitter's source code is locked down to make it harder for current employees to make unauthorized changes to the platform, Bloomberg reports.

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Everyone needs to pay close attention to the aftermath of the Elon news. Closely examine how the enemy responds. They reveal most when they are desperate. They get sloppy and obvious when under duress.

And right on cue, the current deep state assets at Twitter are mass deleting their bot farms. The politically charged entities operating Twitter are in a mass frenzy trying to cover up all of their nefarious Orwellian activity.

Why is bot deletion significant? Well firstly it proves that Twitter uses bots. Which in of itself is Orwellian, deceptive, and evil in nature. For those who don’t know how it works, Twitter and other social media cites use bots they control, to prey on human’s emotional and psychological natural groupthink tendencies.

For example, let’s say Twitter uses thousands of bots to like a tweet about the Pfizer vaccine. That tweet gets more interactions via algorithm manipulation due to likes, more people see it, and real users are naturally inclined to agree with something if they see thousands of other people agree with it, not wanting to be left out from the group, they like the tweet, the cycle continues. Next thing you the tweet has 60k likes, even though the majority of people don’t agree with it and lots of the likes are from bots. Same with how they will decide what is “Trending” based on what they want you to see and not based on actual numbers of what people are talking about. As well as giving more credibility to their liberal blue checkmark bootlickers by jacking up their follower counts with bots. It’s pretty messed up human psychological manipulation.

When they compound the bot usage with algorithm/hashtag manipulation, and censorship of dissenting voices; they can directly alter they way people perceive the overall public opinions on differing subjects. Giving them the ability to sway public opinion via psychological manipulation. Essentially making the sheep believe a false reality that they create.

In layman’s terms, they have been brainwashing the shit out of everyone and now they are trying to cover their asses before Elon gets his foot in the door and puts it all on blast.

They can’t have the sheep knowing about the bots because the bots proves the “what” the “why” and the “how”. Which will ultimately lead us to the “who”, which is what they fear most.

What: psychological manipulation

Why: to control the public perception and groupthink to alter election outcomes and use the sheep to do their bidding

How: bots, censorship, algorithm/hashtag manipulation, demonetization as punishment for wrongspeak, etc.

As for the “who”, the public will be forced to ask themselves, “who benefits from censoring conservative voices, silencing damaging TRUE stories about the Biden family, and altering elections in favor of the globalist agenda?”

We all know who’s behind it, but for those still asleep, they will be forced to have an internal dialogue with the coming revelations as Elon revamps Twitter.

The enemy will tell you everything with their actions. It would behoove all of us to watch Twitter closely.

-Clandestine



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now, one might find this a bit interesting,

as it would certainly speak to SEC violations regarding reporting, reporting to shareholders, advertisers, etc.

and most especially to a certain 'suitor'

if you sell a business and you claim x amount in gross revenue, x amount of customers, x amount of net income, and they are inflated greatly, there are possible serious monetary repercussions should it be pursued.

this is evidence of cooking the books as it were

now sure, nothing will come of it, but it is a thought nonetheless
 

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now, one might find this a bit interesting,

as it would certainly speak to SEC violations regarding reporting, reporting to shareholders, advertisers, etc.

and most especially to a certain 'suitor'

if you sell a business and you claim x amount in gross revenue, x amount of customers, x amount of net income, and they are inflated greatly, there are possible serious monetary repercussions should it be pursued.

this is evidence of cooking the books as it were

now sure, nothing will come of it, but it is a thought nonetheless

It's long, Loong been known that all these places have many, many fake accounts. Just the other day it was funny on Yahoo. The article on Friday about BBBY having some interested parties came out about 3pm EST. The Yahoo comments section for the stock just LIT up.... except I noticed it was a TON of bot accounts that all tried to get people to buy.... Bitcoins. Hmm. Odd but noteworthy
 

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Call me jaded but I wouldn’t be surprised if Twitter causes it’s deal with Elon Musk to fall apart at the last minute souring the deal for Musk’s backers.
 

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More of a concern to me is whether Musk remains open and rational in a good way. He seems to like the hideous mRNA technology:

What if his promotion of "free markets" that mainly favor him and other billionaires and multi-millionaires at the expense of most of the rest of the population just leads to more of the same? I find his luxury vehicles a sad joke as well as many of his other ventures that pander to and exploit the basest desires of the wealthy. The pot smoking capitalist hero could easily become a menace to real freedom.
 

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Isn't Musk doing a LOT of business in China?
 

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Isn't Musk doing a LOT of business in China?
Several factories there. It's the world's largest car market.

Just about every large auto manufacturer has operations there.

 
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Liberals just can't handle having an african-american be both the worlds richest man and owning one of the largest media platforms.
 

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Elon Musk could have put that $44billion towards tackling world poverty, instead he's used it to send millions of woke Liberal narcissists into a spiral of depression, and honestly I think it's money well spent.
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As well as the US government giving billyuns to Ukraine and Israel and....heck, we here don't discuss how to fix the border, school, healthcare let alone poverty.