Why Jeff Bezos needs to come back from space
Jun 18, 2021
Episode 457

Why Jeff Bezos needs to come back from space

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Plus, the drought in America's southwest and a very good dog.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is headed to space on a suborbital flight run by his company Blue Origin. As of this taping, more than 16,000 people have signed a Change.org petition telling him to stay there. (There’s also a petition for him to buy and eat the “Mona Lisa,” but we’ll leave that alone). On today’s show, Kimberly Adams rounds out her guest-hosting stint with a surprisingly thoughtful answer for why Bezos needs to come back down to Earth. But first, we have to talk about the drought in America’s southwest and a very good dog. Plus, another round of Half Full/Half Empty with suggestions from the fan-run “Make Me Smart” Discord server!

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Molly Wood Host
Donna Tam Interim Senior Producer
Tony Wagner Digital Producer
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