Jeff Bezos’ departure as Amazon CEO makes for prime joke material on Twitter

Alexa, tell me a joke about Jeff Bezos stepping down as CEO of Amazon.

The founder of the online shopping giant rocked the business world on Tuesday by announcing that Amazon Web Services head Andy Jassy will take over the CEO role in the third quarter of 2021, while Bezos will remain as executive chairman of the company that raked in a record $100 billion last quarter.

And it should come as no surprise that the news was prime fodder for jokes at Bezos’s expense on Twitter
with many posters poking fun at his wealth, or

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Chiefs DL coach Brendan Daly talks difficult, but worth-it departure from Patriots

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Life as an NFL coach must be good when it involves five consecutive Super Bowl runs.

Brendan Daly, former New England Patriots defensive line coach, is on his second Super Bowl run with the Kansas City Chiefs — following three straight in New England. Daly joined the Patriots as a defensive assistant in 2014 and he’s now the Chiefs’ defensive line coach/run game coordinator.

Ahead of Super Bowl LV against Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Daly spoke to

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Harry Dunn’s alleged killer’s intelligence work ‘a factor’ in departure from UK | UK news

Harry Dunn’s alleged killer was “employed by an intelligence agency in the US” at the time of the fatal road crash, which was “especially a factor” in her departure from the UK, a court has heard.

The Alexandria district court in Virginia was told Anne Sacoolas and her husband Jonathan Sacoolas worked for the US Department of State and they “fled” the country due to “issues of security”.

The revelations came out during Sacoolas’s application to dismiss a civil claim for damages against her made by the Dunn family on Wednesday.

The suspect’s barrister, John McGavin, told the court he

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Amazon doesn’t need Jeff Bezos as CEO to be Amazon

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It is time for Inc. founder Jeff Bezos to take his turn as the founder/senior statesman — like the Wizard of Oz, often unseen but with seemingly omnipotent control — while the boss of Amazon’s cloud-computing arm takes the lead.

The change at the top won’t change much about Amazon but could affect the most crucial choice the company faces: Whether Amazon Web Services and remain under the same roof.

While Bezos is often compared with Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs, his departure from the CEO role more closely resembles the

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Amazon’s Jennifer Salke on Jeff Bezos, Globes Noms & Small Axe Debate

Amazon Studios head Jennifer Salke doesn’t expect Jeff Bezos to turn his attention to producing as he steps down as Amazon CEO — but she doesn’t rule it out either.

Variety took the opportunity on Wednesday morning to ask Salke — calling in to chat about the Golden Globes 2021 nominations — about Bezos’ big news. Now that Bezos has a bit more free time, would the billionaire be up for, say, getting into the TV producing game?

“I don’t think he’s going be developing shows for me,” Salke quipped, a day after Bezos blockbuster announcement that he would transition

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