Elon Musk claims he was ‘randomly’ subjected to govt drug tests after smoking weed on Joe Rogan

Elon Musk claims he was ‘randomly’ subjected to authorities drug exams after smoking weed on episode of The Joe Rogan Experience in 2018

  • Elon Musk claims the federal government drug examined him after he smoked weed on movie
  • He pointed the finger at his rivals within the area business for pressuring govt
  • Tech titan is on video smoking a marijuana joint with Joe Rogan in 2018 

Tesla billionaire Elon Musk instructed a podcast that he needed to show to the US federal authorities he was not a drug addict after he publicly smoked marijuana on the Joe Rogan Show.

The world’s richest man got here underneath a authorities microscope due to ‘one puff’ in 2018, telling the Nelk Boys and John Shahidi it was ‘fairly nutty’.

But he pointed the finger at his rivals within the area business for inciting the federal government to analyze him.

‘I did get plenty of backlash, as a result of it is nonetheless federally unlawful,’ the tech titan stated.

‘Space X has federal authorities contracts, so our opponents have been like ”why aren’t you doing something, take a look at him overtly smoking weed on Joe Rogan’s podcast.” 

‘They drug examined me for every thing.’ 

The world's richest man came under a government microscope because of 'one puff' in 2018, which is still federally illegal, telling the Nelk Boys and John Shahidi it was 'pretty nutty'

The world’s richest man got here underneath a authorities microscope due to ‘one puff’ in 2018, which remains to be federally unlawful, telling the Nelk Boys and John Shahidi it was ‘fairly nutty’

Musk had sent Tesla stock briefly tumbling after he was filmed taking a marijuana and tobacco joint from Joe Rogan and having a tentative puff while discussing Tesla's plans for an airplane

Musk had despatched Tesla inventory briefly tumbling after he was filmed taking a marijuana and tobacco joint from Joe Rogan and having a tentative puff whereas discussing Tesla’s plans for an airplane

Musk had despatched Tesla inventory briefly tumbling after he was filmed taking a marijuana and tobacco joint from Joe Rogan and having a tentative puff whereas discussing Tesla’s plans for an airplane.

The video rapidly went viral as one of many world’s richest and most influential males was seen consuming unlawful medication. 

As properly as founding Tesla, with a market capitalization of almost a trillion {dollars}, entrepreneur whizz Musk additionally based SpaceX, which received the federal contract to ferry US astronauts into area after the retirement of the area shuttle.

Most just lately, in January the US authorities awarded Musk’s firm a $102million contract to move navy provides and humanitarian assist around the globe utilizing a rocket.

Some of SpaceX’s opponents embody British aerospace firm BAE Systems, United Launch Alliance and Blue Origin, based by Musk’s private rival for world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos. 

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