Elon Musk To Fund Tesla Museum, Again, Remains Cooler Than You

A couple of years ago our friend Matthew Inman (a.k.a. The Oatmeal), tried to help save the Nikola Tesla museum. It worked, thanks to a bit of crowdsourcing and a bit of help from Elon Musk. The Museum needed more help, so Inman turned to Musk who, once again, stepped up.http://jalopnik.com/5935362/elon-m... » 5/14/14 12:25pm 5/14/14 12:25pm

The Oatmeal Explains Tesla Ownership Better Than Anyone Else

The Oatmeal is one of the most popular webcomics on this whole interconnected fax-machine-and-hair-dryers network we call the "inter-net." And it must be paying off pretty well for Mr.Oatmeal, because he has a Tesla. And he freaking loves it. » 5/13/14 2:18pm 5/13/14 2:18pm

Campaign To Save Tesla's Lab Raises $850,000 In A Week

Last week, we told you that the founder of The Oatmeal, Matthew Inman, was looking for a way to purchase Nikola Tesla's old tower and make it into a museum. In just one week, his $850,000 fundraising goal has been reached and exceeded. Wow! » 8/22/12 1:30pm 8/22/12 1:30pm

Elon Musk Pledges To Support Nikola Tesla Museum Project

It was brought to my attention last night that The Oatmeal was trying to help turn Nikola Tesla's lab into a museum. At one point The Oatmeal's Matthew Inman tweeted Elon Musk — Tesla Motors CEO and Tesla fan — asking him if he'd like to help. » 8/16/12 12:30pm 8/16/12 12:30pm

Help The Oatmeal Buy Nikola Tesla's Old Lab And Turn It Into A Museum

Our old friend Matthew Inman — better known as The Oatmeal — is on a mission. He wants to buy back Nikola Tesla's old lab and turn it into a museum. » 8/15/12 8:40pm 8/15/12 8:40pm

How to make the "C-word" more bearable

It's a word that rhymes with "runt" and remains an obscene word few dare use in public. Rather than give in to this vernacular menace, Matthew "The Oatmeal" Inman's re-purposed it to represent '80s econobox automotive engineering. — Ed. » 3/31/11 10:30am 3/31/11 10:30am