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I had mixed feelings about what Bezos was doing. While he minimizes costs to the level of unbearable conditions for his workers, he has also been declaring his main focus being…

I had mixed feelings about what Bezos was doing. While he minimizes costs to the level of unbearable conditions for his workers, he has also been declaring his main focus being on customers and making things cheaper for them.

His caring about customers might seem somewhat noble. However, somethings doesn't add up here: Amazon's Jeff Bezos is $50 billion richer than any other person alive.

What could be in reality behind his declared focus is to achieve absolute domination in e-commerce by dumping prices, and since he is also pressing publishers and merchants to minimize their margins, his bottomline gets pumped up anyway. So, this strategy benefits him personally more than anyone else. And this is what Amazon is about.

Here is a fresh article on this subject: A Famous TV Show Just Showed a Different Side of Amazon's Jeff Bezos. It Wasn't Pretty and South Park episode it refers:

 

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He says he invests his money into his venture "Blue Origin" to colonize the outer space.

at 9pm on 12/15/2018

What strikes me is how Bezos associates himself with liberals (how convenient it is to have your own paper that would explain your position to the crowd smiley) who are supposed to care about working class and social justice. Something smells fake here ...

at 12pm on 12/13/2018
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at 12pm on 12/13/2018