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SpaceX plans to reveal the first person it will take around the moon. Who will it be?

SpaceX plans to reveal the first person it will take around the moon. Who will it be?

After SpaceX dropped a bomb of a tweet Thursday night, indicating it will reveal the name of the space tourist it will ferry around the moon, the Internet did what it does: speculate.

Could it be “Titanic” director James Cameron, who has been a vocal advocate of taking humans to Mars? Or could it be SpaceX CEO Elon Musk himself, perhaps hoping to shift the conversation away from a tumultuous August after he tweeted he was thinking of taking Tesla private, and a bizarre start to September when headlines latched on to Musk smoking pot on Joe Rogan’s podcast?

On that point, at least, Musk has given some clarity. Responding on Twitter when asked if he would be the space tourist...

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