Yesterday, Jeff Bezos became a full-fledged member of the Billionaire Space Club. The amazing growth of private enterprise in space is giving NASA stiff competition.
And besides it being a huge milestone in technological advancements, it’s had two unexpected side-effects. First, we get to hear the liberal wing of humanity whine incessantly about how billionaires shouldn’t be rich and only government is qualified to do things. The second one, of course, comes from the fact that, well, Bezos’s rocket was a case where life imitates art.
I try to keep things high-brow around here (Narrator: “No. No he doesn’t”), so when the boss suggested we do a meme-round up, I asked, “Can we do this tastefully?”
“It’s you, Cranky,” he replied.
So without further ado, here’s a round-up of memes spawned by one of the great technological advancements of the modern age.
And, in closing, you must be of a certain, certain age to appreciate this one. Now we know that Jeff was a latchkey kid who watched Saturday morning TV all by himself and his bowl of Fruity Pebbles.