• Wrist Check: Jeff Bezos Took a Custom OMEGA Speedmaster to Space

    14 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Yesterday's successful Blue Origin NS-16 mission focused all eyes on Jeff Bezos and his eclectic team of suborbital space travelers. While Bezos didn't quite hit the heights of past NASA astronauts, he was spotted wearing a very appropriate wristwatch - the space-ready OMEGA Speedmaster Moonwatch. This particular Speedy ref. 310.30.42.50.01.001 was given to the crew by OMEGA where it had a number of custom features added to it like a custom strap (referencing the velcro version worn over the large cuffs of NASA spacesuits), and an engraved caseback with the crew member's name, flight...
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  • Penis rockets and cowboy hats: a roundup of the best Jeff Bezos space memes

    Penis rockets and cowboy hats: a roundup of the best Jeff Bezos space memes

    14 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    Jeff Bezos, the world's richest person and the founder of Amazon , blazed to space aboard a 60-foot tall penis rocket yesterday. Accompanied by fellow billionaire and brother Mark Bezos, astronautical pioneer Wally Funk, and a Dutch physics student, the crew flew just outside the Earth's atmosphere for a grand total of 11 minutes, emitting more carbon monoxide than a car would in centuries of driving.
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