Ah, Elon Musk. Despise him or hate him, you can’t deny that he’s a controversial figure ... at the very least. He’s been in the news for his innovative ideas, his ambitious projects, and his outspokenness. But, as with any public figure, there have been some less-than-stellar moments. 

Many, in fact. 

Very, very many. 

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From Tesla recalls to spreading false information, it’s hard to ignore the fact that Elon Musk has put out some brazen, shameless lies. 

In this list, we’ll explore 12 of the most ridiculous lies put out there by Elon Musk. From his tweet about Tesla being taken private to his accusation against a British diver, we’ll look at how these lies have had serious implications. We’ll also explore how Musk has used his Twitter to spread false information and how the FDA denied his request to test chips. 

So, without further ado, let’s explore the rich, intricate tapestry of lies that Elon Musk has put out there.

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