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2018-11-14 Economy
Amazon confirms New York City and Northern Virginia for new headquarters
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Posted by Besoeker 2018-11-14 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6467 views ]  Top

#1 Atlanta could have had the headquarters, but we stopped the bribe bidding at $3.5 billion dollars spread over 10 years. As a result, we finished dead last. Poor people have poor ways.

Geekwire readers, what do they know ?

Geekwire readers share their top 10 favorites for Amazon HQ2

1. Raleigh, North Carolina
2. Atlanta
3. Austin, Texas
4. Denver
5. Chicago
6. Pittsburgh
7. Toronto
8. Boston
9. Northern Virginia
10. Washington, D.C.
Posted by Besoeker 2018-11-14 07:14||   2018-11-14 07:14|| Front Page Top

#2 I have to say I was pleased they didn't come to our neck of the woods even though the jobs would be nice. I don't want their political influence in my area.
Posted by Thring Juse9824 2018-11-14 07:57||   2018-11-14 07:57|| Front Page Top

#3 New York and D.C.

Unexpectedly.
Posted by Bobby 2018-11-14 09:21||   2018-11-14 09:21|| Front Page Top

#4 This may be good news for me. I'm planning on selling my house after I retire next year, and this should raise house prices. I'm within commuting distance of Arlington.

Of course, the traffic on I95 is already a nightmare. Luckily I won't have to deal with it after I move.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia  2018-11-14 09:43||   2018-11-14 09:43|| Front Page Top

#5  Poor people have poor ways.

One of my all time favorites there.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2018-11-14 12:33||   2018-11-14 12:33|| Front Page Top

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