Amazon’s Massive Government Contractor Cronyism Receives New Huge Scrutiny

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We’ve long chronicled the incredibly obnoxious government cronyism incredibly huge Amazon (Market Cap: $779 billion) garners. Uber-Crony Amazon – Is About To Get The Biggest Crony Deal In DC’s Awful History Amazon: Government – And Its Crony, Monopoly Straight-Jacket How Crony Corrupt Is Amazon? The Right And Left Are Both Nauseated By It Amazon gets […]

A Shutdown That Actually Affects Everyone: Blocking Oil Production and Distribution

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What do governments have – that no private sector company has? Employer-designated “non-essential personnel.” Merriam Webster’s dictionary offers up the following “non-essential” synonyms: “Dispensable, gratuitous, inessential, needless, uncalled-for, unessential, unnecessary, unwarranted.” Thank God governments hire oh-so-many of these people. We are in the midst of a federal government shutdown.  A result of which – is […]

How Crony Corrupt is Amazon? The Right and Left Are Both Nauseated By It

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The old political paradigm into which DC has spent the last many decades cramming the country – is coming apart at the seams. Busting through, actually.  As constituencies jammed into one ideological side or other – are breaking free of their imposed bounds.  We are in the midst of a massive, omni-directional realignment.  Descriptives and […]

It Wasn’t Just an Iceberg that Doomed the Titanic

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We almost all surely know the story of the RMS Titanic: “(A) British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early hours of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City. There were an estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, and […]

Pattern of Behavior: Did Amazon Steal Its Way to Cloud Computing Prominence?

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I am beginning to wonder if Amazon has ever done anything straight-shooting and/or above board – to acquire its massive market dominance and cash cap ($744 billion). Amazon Retail for nearly two decades has submarined and strip mined brick-and-mortar competitors by selling nigh everything during the retail-make-or-break Christmas season – at a loss. Amazon: Nearly […]