8: A Boring Presentation
9th February 2018
• FUTURESPEAK • Michael Callahan
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The Impossible Burger
Lab-Grown Meat: Pricing and Benefits
Quartz: In four years, the price of lab-grown “meat” has fallen by 99%.
IOL: Lab meat to transform industry in 2021
EPA: Understanding Global Warming Potentials
Ten Million Dollars' Worth of Flamethrowers
Tweet 1: "The Boring Company flamethrower guaranteed to liven up any party!"
Elon on Instagram: "Great for roasting nuts 🔥 🥜"
Elon on Instagram: "Don't do this."
Tweet 2: "When the zombie apocalypse happens, you’ll be glad you bought a flamethrower."
Tweet 3: "Obviously, a flamethrower is a super terrible idea. Definitely don’t buy one."
Tweet 4: "The rumor that I’m secretly creating a zombie apocalypse to generate demand..."
Tweet 5: "Flamethrowers sold out"
Tweet 6: "All flamethrowers will ship with a complimentary boring fire extinguisher"
Tweet 7: Apparently, some customs agencies are saying they won’t allow shipment..."
Assemblyman Miguel Santiago's statement
The Boring Company: Not A Flamethrower
A Boring Presentation
Fox 11 LA: Public hearing in Culver City on Elon Musk's underground tunnels (video)
The Boring Company FAQ
Wired: Elon Musk Reveals His Awkward Dislike of Mass Transit
LA Times on CEQA: California's signature environmental law is being abused (again)
Twitter: Elon clarifies his stance on public transit
ThoughtCo: What Is the Passenger Capacity of Different Modes of Traffic?
The First Principles Method Explained By Elon Musk (video)
Elon Musk at TED 2017: The future we're building - and boring (video)
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