Amazon chief Jeff Bezos will travel into space on Blue Origin’s first flight with passengers on July 20, he announced on Instagram. Bezos has invited his brother to join him on the flight. Bezos started Blue Origin and has poured money into the space exploration startup. In a video posted on Instagram, he said that flying in space is “the thing I have wanted to do all my life.” The flight...
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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