Tesla Motors is growing, the latest valuation of the company's shares pointed to a significant value, which must have pleased the shareholders of the company, spent $ 420. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, made a joke that plays with the marijuana number, "Whoa… the stock is so high lol."
Remember that Elon Musk was already the subject of controversy involving marijuana and actions, when he went to the program of Joe Rogan, tried smoking and his actions suffered falls. Elon Musk's jokes on Twitter don't seem to make his investors very confident about the future of their companies.
The number 420 began to be associated with cannabis in the 1970s, when students at San Rafael School formed a group for smoking weed, 420 was actually the time they were at, and comes from 4:20 pm afternoon). To pass as code, they spoke 420 to each other and the time was chosen because after that period no one was usually in class. The group became known as Waldos, as they gather near a wall and was formed by Steve Capper, Dave Reddix, Jeffrey Noel, Larry Schwartz, and Mark Gravich. This is, according to Time magazine, the most widely accepted explanation, but there are still other coincidences and sayings. With the popularization of the number through rock bands and spreading around the world, 4/20 (April 20th) became a symbol day. This is, by coincidence, the date of birth of Adolf Hittler and so on …