*The spotlight is on South African billionaire businessman Elon Musk today. Not that he did anything, but as someone rolling in dough, anything that happens with a member of his less famous parent — in this case — has tongues wagging today as news surfaces about his estranged dad; who has fathered a child with his stepdaughter. But that wasn’t so much the news, as was his dad’s reasoning about it. Musk referred to the abhorrent act as, “God’s Plan.”
Can’t you just envision this God right now? Shaking his head and saying, ‘Please take my name out of your mouth on this one.”
Errol Musk, 72, was married to Heidi, the mother of Jana Bezuidenhout, for 18 years prior to divorcing. The couple also had two children together.
Jana was only four when the couple united. But for some ungodly reason (pun intended), Musk told The Sunday Times of London he never considered Jana to be his stepdaughter.
See, this is the kind of thinking that makes it so hard not to judge.
The father and, er, “stepdaughter” reconnected when he helped her get over a breakup.
Lawd have mercy. My mind (and judgments) are all over the place with that one.
I can only imagine her reaching out to “Dad,” as daughters do, and him taking advantage of the situation. I’m sorry, but that’s what it sounds like to me.
But let’s get to this “God’s Plan” belief. Continue reading