Elon Musk says he visited the Pentagon to talk about a 'flying metal suit'


"Elon Musk has never shied away from comparisons with superhero Tony Stark, but his most recent joke on the subject is pretty on the nose, even for him. Responding to a story from CNN that pondered why the SpaceX founder had met with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter earlier this week, Musk replied in a tweet: "Something about a flying metal suit..." And considering the Pentagon's official description of the visit — Musk was apparently there to talk about "innovation" — that gloss might not be too far off."


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