Posting date: October 9
Order placed May 18, 2015. They warn three months delivery time – bananas.
Two months later, they warn of an additional 2-3 months.
Two months later, they say it will be sent within three weeks:
Today is three weeks later, and I don’t have my Soylent, but after waiting so long I have no real expectation of ever consuming the product. Which means what, exactly? That I have learned what I came to learn.
The Silicon Valley hype cycle comes with a fierce blast of disinformation. If you don’t try out high-hype things for yourself, you can’t know the truth.
I feel bad for the people at Soylent. They must be stressed beyond belief. I wonder what’s happening inside their bubble.