Jeff Bezos Buys The Washington Post

 Jeff Bezos Buys <em>The Washington Post</em>The Washington Post was bought by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos for $250 million, the companies announced today. The sale was announced in a tweet by Jim Romenesko and in an item on The Verge

Mr. Romenesko tweeted that he is currently listening to a conference call about the sale and that Washington Post staffers were asked not to tweet for ten minutes. Obviously, more information is forthcoming.