Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’s announcement of Whole Food acquisition was taken by both surprise and shock by the folks around the world.
Here are some of the best jokes on Twitter about the deal:
AMAZON, 1998: hello we sell books but online
AMAZON, 2023: please return to your Primehouse for your nightly Primemeal, valued Primecitizen
— america's lounge singer (@KrangTNelson) June 16, 2017
Jeff Bezos: "Alexa, buy me something from Whole Foods."
Alexa: "Sure, Jeff. Buying Whole Foods now."
Jeff Bezos: "WHA- ahh go ahead." pic.twitter.com/GuJ2jlAiuU
— jesal.eth (@JesalTV) June 16, 2017
Amazon buys Whole Foods for 13.7 billion, roughly equivalent to 11 shopping bags of their organic berries.
— Warren Leight (@warrenleightTV) June 16, 2017
*checking out at Whole Foods*
"See cashier put a Fire Phone in my bag."
"Hey what's that, I didn't buy that."
— SwiftOnSecurity (@SwiftOnSecurity) June 16, 2017
Whole Foods Brass: Our grocery store is not for sale!!
Amazon: We'll give you $13.7 billion dollars.
Whole Foods: pic.twitter.com/JmQ8Mkp3bM
— Scott (@ScottInSacto) June 16, 2017
Bezos: I need a suggestion for my money
Crowd: Pay your workers more
Bezos: I heard "Buy Whole Foods"
— Leonard Pierce (@leonardpierce) June 16, 2017
Rare live look at Jeff Bezos in his office. "Alexa, play Jay Z- takeover" pic.twitter.com/eE0QwoeFYt
— E in the streets (@sickaflyincoach) June 16, 2017
When @JeffBezos asked for urgent ideas for his philanthropy who said 'please help with the almond milk shortage in Tribeca' ? #wholefoods
— emily bell (@emilybell) June 16, 2017