Elon Musk opened his website hosting gig on Saturday Evening Reside by means of acknowledging his public feedback get him in hassle. “On occasion when I say one thing I’ve to mention ‘I imply that,’” he mentioned. He pointed to his “69 days after 4/20 once more haha” tweet, however didn’t point out the 2018 tweet that were given him in scorching water with the Securities and Change Fee.
Musk mentioned he was once the primary particular person with Asperger’s to host SNL — one thing he hasn’t mentioned publicly ahead of. It didn’t seem he was once joking, but it surely was once a little tricky to make sure how trustworthy Musk was once being, given his historical past as each an web troll and any individual who doesn’t all the time know the way to ship a shaggy dog story.
The Tesla and SpaceX CEO joked that individuals once in a while don’t know what to anticipate from him. “I reinvented electrical automobiles and I’m sending other people to Mars on a rocket send,” Musk mentioned. “Did you suppose I used to be going to be a relax, standard dude?”
Musk mentioned his well-known look on Joe Rogan’s podcast the place he smoked weed wasn’t his standard dependancy. And he seemed to relish the reside target audience: “I may say one thing in reality stunning like ‘I pressure a Prius.’”
He additionally mentioned the title of his youngest kid, spelled X Æ A-12 is “pronounced ‘cat operating throughout keyboard.’”
Musk’s mom Maye additionally made an look right through the monologue. “I’m excited for my Mom’s Day present, I simply hope it’s now not Dogecoin,” she mentioned.
To which Elon spoke back “it’s.”