Tag: jeff bezos

Jeff Bezos Hunts down Seattle's landmark Pink Elephant

Day Two: Elephant Super Car Wash

My latest addition to Jeff’s Bezos Gallery is here: If you’ve walked near Belltown recently you know that the scene around our landmark Elephant Super Car Wash is a giant construction scene of soon to open Amazon buildings and related...

/ August 14, 2019
Jeff Bezos Blue Origin Vision

Jeff Bezos’ Sweeping Vision for Humanity in Space

I’m someone who’s highly skeptical of Jeff Bezos’ greater aspirations for his space travel startup, Blue Origin. While frequently described as space tourism for rich people, his contemporary comments strive much higher: “I’m in the process of converting my Amazon...

/ August 2, 2019
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Jeff Bezos, Northwest Gollum

Illustration by Yoingco. Related Stories Jeff Bezos’ Sweeping Vision for Humanity in Space A Seattle Flag for the Amazon Era Jeff Bezos Eating a Baby Orca Seattle’s growing pains inspire ‘Amazocalypse’ kids’ book, with a cardboard monster and a dog...

/ July 29, 2019
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Bezos as Gollum

Kyle Wash depicts Jeff Bezos as Gollum in this CNBC report, “How the epic ‘Lord of the Rings’ deal explains Amazon’s slow-burning media strategy“ Via John Ryan

/ March 10, 2019

Jeff Bezos: Wanted for the Death of Culture and Diversity

I loved this #BezosShithead badge posted in Seattle (beside an Amazon locker). He’s an incredible capitalist success story, super intelligent and vicious when it comes to tax minimization and careless about its impacts. We live in a democracy where we...

/ March 10, 2019
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Support the Amazon Head Tax

My column in the Seattle PI in support of the head tax on Amazon encourages neighbors to fight the real monster in Seattle.

/ May 9, 2018

An Open Letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Amazon's success has inspired innovation across the technology sector, but it's been relatively silent in response to its harmful impacts on Seattle and women.

/ November 10, 2015