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Jeff Bezos' ex-wife MacKenzie's post-divorce revenge
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos answers questions on his company being a ‘gatekeeper’ and influencing markets such as smart-home devices and streaming services.
Not since Jennifer Aniston has a wronged woman done so much right.
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MacKenzie Scott, the fourth-richest woman in the world, announced on Tuesday that she has dropped Bezos from her name and donated $1.7 billion to 119 nonprofits, with an emphasis on racial equality, marginalized groups and economic mobility.
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Meanwhile, her ex-husband, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos — who publicly left MacKenzie for her close friend Lauren Sanchez — spent the week dropping $10 million on an LA home, just near the $165 million mansion he bought from David Geffen.
On Friday, Amazon posted a second-quarter profit of $5.2 billion, the biggest in its 26-year-history, due to a pandemic that is otherwise ravaging the economy.
Days earlier, Bezos testified before Congress in an antitrust hearing, seeking to downplay Amazon’s global dominance while casually snacking on camera.
“Just like the world needs small companies, it also needs big ones,” Bezos said.
Such a smug, reductive assertion, but one typical of a Big Tech overlord who knows his money will buy all the lawmakers it needs to keep Amazon intact.
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This is the arrogance Bezos deems publicly acceptable. Can you imagine what he’s like in private? As a husband?