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How Kindle $parked Bam:
Amazon employees gave Obama
$116,000 before exclusive interview

New York Post, by S.A. Miller

Original Article

Posted By:Hermoine, 8/1/2013 9:30:21 AM

WASHINGTON — So that’s how you land an exclusive interview with President Obama. Employees of Amazon, which scored a coup by securing a rare one-on-one interview with the president for its journalism outlet Tuesday, donated more than $116,000 to Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign, according to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics.(snip)“During the campaign, the AWS solution helped facilitate the fund-raising of hundreds of millions of dollars, prioritized millions of phone calls and coordinated thousands of volunteers,” Amazon boasts on its Web site. Amazon has helped Obama in other ways, as well.

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Silicon Valley is nothing but dirty technology now-a-days. The corporatism/fascism that is on display in full view would´ve made Europe´s old-fashioned fascists blush.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rather Read, 8/1/2013 9:38:02 AM     (No. 9452744)

Oh spit! I love my kindle and I love Amazon.
Why did you sell out to The Won, Jeff Bezos, why!?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Hermoine, 8/1/2013 9:44:44 AM     (No. 9452765)

#2 -- Simple...Bezos is your typical idiot leftist. Please remember, Amazon was the first to do a commercial depicting a gay married couple. The ad was for a, what? For a Kindle.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Dalen, 8/1/2013 9:53:17 AM     (No. 9452788)

And this my friend is why you buy NOTHING from Amazon - there are other resources to purchase goods from - I WILL NOT - REPEAT - WILL NOT Purchase anything from Amazon!!!!!!!! Socialists getting rich on capitalism and spreading their socialism??? Go figure.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 8/1/2013 10:08:55 AM     (No. 9452826)

Nice to know the cost of modern Indulgences...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 8/1/2013 10:22:44 AM     (No. 9452856)

We very rarely order from Amazon these days (because of SC sales tax requirements) but this report causes me to boycott the business.

Wayfair has a fairly good site. I hate that they have e-mail "sale" specials every day but that feature was easily disabled. Still, if you´re looking for a good price on something you really want, keep the e-mail feature and wait for that category to pop up.

For those, like South Carolinians, who now have to report on and pay sales tax for online purchases, WalMart is a reasonable choice. They take out the sales tax and you don´t have to worry about declaring and calculating it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 8/1/2013 10:25:44 AM     (No. 9452858)

I want my money back.... from every leftist fraud puke I unwittingly but willingly gave it to.

So....what online shopping resources are reliable? Anyone have suggestions?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Michaelus, 8/1/2013 10:42:03 AM     (No. 9452899)

So anyone remember what the word "bribe" means?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: vichris, 8/1/2013 10:43:41 AM     (No. 9452902)

Go ahead and shop Amazon.....find the best prices you can on items.....BUT don´t buy through Amazon.....they almost always give the name of the business. Google or Bing the business and call the company directly. They will usually sell at or better the price from Amazon and offer free shipping.

Ask me how I know?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 8/1/2013 10:48:03 AM     (No. 9452918)

okay 8 - I´ll bite. How do you know????

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dirtydave, 8/1/2013 10:50:34 AM     (No. 9452929)

Spit is right. My Kindle I like to joke is my little buddy. Why did the have to go and bribe for an interview? That is kind of cheap for the most powerful office in the world. I guess it´s a sign of this country´s decline.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bluebonnet, 8/1/2013 11:05:57 AM     (No. 9452964)

Well, here it is: the answer to my question!
Now I know why this "interview" has been reported in a piecemeal fashion.

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