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Elon Musk's pot-smoking 'rankled' NASA, sparking culture review at SpaceX and Boeing

Nov 20, 2018 - L.A. Biz

SpaceX and Boeing Co. will undergo a safety review by NASA because Elon Musk smoked pot.

Specifically, the SpaceX and Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) chief appeared to smoke marijuana, drink whiskey and lit up one of his Boring Co. flamethrowers during a wide-ranging interview on Joe Rogan's podcast in September.

The incident "rankled" NASA leaders, reported The Washington Post, instigating an assessment of both SpaceX and Boeing, which are contracted with the agency to fly astronauts to the In...