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Inflation is a regressive tax

While I don’t find myself agreeing much with Jeff Bezos in recent times, this is correct: Inflation is a regressive tax that most hurts the least affluent. — Jeff Bezos                     … Continue reading

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Amazon in 1997

It’s really hard to predict the future, because sometimes it’s very different from the past: I remember when Amazon quarter after quarter presented their losses. I did not see Bezos becoming one of the absolutely richest people in the world. … Continue reading

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Is this just stupidity?

OK, so Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ phone got hacked, probably by Saudi Arabia. Then, when Bezos is told, on his phone, that it’s Saudi Arabia, he gets a message from the Saudi Crown Prince that it’s all lies. Except … … Continue reading

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How to appear like a villain – and the Sanders response

Jeff Bezos, not wanting to just appear like a Bond villain, has been in the news recently, due to reports on the state of the work conditions in the Amazon storehouses. These stories are not new; back in 2012 I wrote … Continue reading

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How to appear like a Bond villain

I will be last person to discourage space exploration; I know that we have benefited greatly from the research and findings from it. But when Amazon’s Jeff Bezos says this The only way that I can see to deploy this … Continue reading

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Hvorfor købe en avis?

tl;dr: Trykkeriet kan bruges til at masseproducere elektronik. Amazon’s grundlægger Jeff Bezos har købt Washington Post. Umiddelbart virker det som et underligt træk da det ikke er lang tid siden at Bezos mente at aviserne ville forsvinde indenfor et par … Continue reading

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