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Since Elon Musk launched his tunnelling project, The Boring Company, in late 2016, he has often said that his goal is for his boring machines to outpace his pet snail, Gary, in a race.

Noted tunnel enthusiast Elon Musk is digging again, this time for hazily defined purposes at an abandoned parking lot near the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives headquarters building in northeastern Washington, DC, the Washington Post reports.

Chipper villain Elon Musk has been having what appears to be a lot of fun selling dubiously safe Boring Company "flamethrowers", which despite outrage from some politicians are actually just garden-variety torches packaged to look like a weapon from Portal. He's sold 20,000 of them for $US500 ($631) a pop, netting a cool $US10 ($13) million in the process and all without actually having to show any further progress on the company's tunnels!

Elon Musk and his Boring Company have been very busy digging a deep, long hole under Los Angeles, and Musk wants to show it off.

Disruption is a core tenet of the tech industry. Presumably, this is why billionaire entrepreneur and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has embarked on a new project to disrupt solid ground. Over the weekend, Musk began digging a big-arse hole on SpaceX properties to start testing out how to build a high-speed tunnel underneath Los Angeles.