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Your evening longread: Jeff Bezos vs the US tabloids

We bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.
May 12th 2021, 8:30 PM 14,979 11

EVERY WEEK, WE bring you a round-up of the best longreads of the past seven days in Sitdown Sunday.

And now, every weeknight, we bring you an evening longread to enjoy which will help you to escape the news cycle. 

We’ll be keeping an eye on new longreads and digging back into the archives for some classics.

Jeff Bezos

When the US tabloids got wind of his relationship with a married former TV host, Jeff Bezos had to hit back.

(Read in Bloomberg, approx 24 mins reading time)

Now, facing Amazon’s leadership group, the S-team, Bezos addressed the elephant in the room. “The story is completely wrong and out of order,” he said. “MacKenzie and I have had good, healthy, adult conversations about it. She is fine. The kids are fine. The media is having a field day.” Then he tried to refocus the conversation on the matter at hand: personnel projections for the current year. “All of this is very distracting, so thank you for being focused on the business,” he said.

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