Amazon’s Second HQ Should Be HQ2–HQ10

“A low-angle shot of several skyscrapers in a city” by Sean Pollock on Unsplash

Apparently, Amazon’s new headquarters is expected to house something on the order of 50,000 people. Which is a lot, really. Enough that it will have a massively distorting impact on the entire regional economy. The Seattle area is already reaching a breaking point, complete with massively escalating housing prices, transportation problems, local cultural backlash, and more.