Why Amazon Shareholders Don't Demand Profits

A warehouse at the Amazon Logistics Center in Germany Photograph by Jan-Philipp Strobel/dpa/Corbia

Thank you, Jeff Bezos, for selling me all those retro MP3 albums for a wisp of what it’d cost me to buy them on iTunes. Thank you for all the free shipping and content my Amazon Prime account gets me, and for that wicked app that price-compares SKUs—condemning scared brick-and-mortar stores to Circuit Citydom. The constant freebies and perks make me want to buy everything on your site. And I believe I do.

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