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Elon Musk mocks claim that Tesla is killing flamingos

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    The Economic Times released an interesting article with a reaching title ‘How Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors maybe killing flamingos with its electric cars‘ yesterday. The claim is so absurd that it prompted Musk to mock it on Twitter:


    Because of course I hate flamingos…(maybe try eating fewer flamingo eggs in your salad)https://t.co/tUKsWqCobo

    — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) July 5, 2016


    While the endangerment of the Flamigos’ environment is not a laughing matter, the publication’s link back to Musk and Tesla certainly looks like one. more…

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    So, where do you suppose the water goes after the lithium is removed?
     
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    the brine is put into pools to evaporate - similar to how salt is mined
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    I 'm pretty sure that the lithium that Tesla is using comes from domestic sources. Am I wrong?
     
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      When I read stuff like this I can just see Elon now...

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