• “Amazon collects half a gigabyte (whatever that is) of data on his customers every day!”
• “Amazon is worth 20% more than Sears!
• “When I logged into Amazon, it remembered my name and my past orders!”
• “Amazon has 5 large warehouses in the US and Europe!”
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