Hot (obvious) take: Elon Musk does dumb shit on purpose
He smoked weed on JRE on purpose to get attention, they broke the glass on purpose to get attention.
Elon Musk is too smart to know the consequences that come from either of these (he knew going in that he was going to smoke weed). He knows these will lead to memes, and memes are by far the best way to spread information and get attention.
He will willing to take a short term gut punch for long term tesla growth
Prove me wrong.