February 27, 2009

Laughing all the way to the bank …


So, what is he like, this Monsieur Bezos, this man who would take over the world, this man who wouldn’t give a damn if all publishers and writers keeled over dead, this, this, this … Jeff? Well, he’s got a hell of a laugh to him, for one thing. You’ve probably heard about it, read about it, but man, you’ve got to see it — and you can, again and again and again, here, in this video, made from his appearance on John Stewart‘s Daily Show, on the day he announced the new Kindle …. Behold!

Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House. Follow him on Twitter at @mobylives