I used to admire Elon’s intelligence also. Just like I did Richard Branson, and many others who have been instrumental in pushing technology.
But there seems to be a point beyond which every individual gaining ever increasing wealth, “In competition” with every other, becomes pathologically ill in their heads, losing all understanding of ordinary people, or those they might be harming, directly or indirectly, by their activity or inactivity.
The systems built on the ideology of greed appear to be faltering.
Lets hope the folks at the top regain their senses when it all comes tumbling down.