Amazon wants to become Walmart before Walmart can become Amazon – TechCrunch

Source: Amazon wants to become Walmart before Walmart can become Amazon | TechCrunch

Source: Amazon, the Death of Brick & Mortar, Buys into Brick & Mortar | Wolf Street

Source: Amazon’s Grocery Ambitions Are Far Bigger Than Whole Foods

Three interesting viewpoints…

Make that four.

Source: “Major Deflationary Disruption” Says Cramer About Amazon Purchase of Whole Foods | MishTalk

Amazon did not just buy Whole Foods grocery stores. It bought 431 upper-income, prime-location distribution nodes for everything it does.

Dennis K. Berman

Orthorexia Nervosa: When ‘Healthy’ Eating Turns Dangerous

The condition also overlaps with obsessive compulsive disorder, obsessive compulsive personality disorder, and somatoform disorders. During the session, two case reports were presented. The first patient was a 72-year-old white Buddhist nun who presented with extreme weight loss. “You get afraid of eating because you don’t know what it’ll do to you,” said the patient in a video clip. “Eventually I was afraid to do anything, so I did nothing.”

Source: Orthorexia Nervosa: When ‘Healthy’ Eating Turns Dangerous

Some time ago I developed a fear of what would happen to me if I stopped drinking alcohol.  So I did nothing.