Well it appears that the Virginia suburbs of Washington and New York city will divide new Amazon headquarters operations. Here’s a critical review of the outcome from The New Republic.

Of course it was going to go to a major metro area. The article makes a case that this might not be a good thing for Amazon or the cities.

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The Little Rock area might be better off with the tent Amazon has set up in North Little Rock as a temporary package handling facility. Little Rock got a little burst of attention for lovingly spurning the HQ competition.