Elon Musk denies zombie apocalypse rumors, sells 10,000 flamethrowers just in case

Do I need a flamethrower? No. Do I want one? Yes. That seems to be the general attitude behind the thousands of people buying Elon Musk’s new fire-breathing toy. If you haven’t been following, Musk promised to begin selling a flamethrower for his Boring Company – the one digging giant tunnels under LA – a few months ago. Now that they are up for pre-order, they’ve been selling like hotcakes. The Tesla CEO tweeted that there have been more than 10,000 flamethrower pre-orders, meaning sales of over $ 5 million so far (pre-orders originally cost $ 600, but now are $ 500). Who…

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