Amazon's Jeff Bezos: Let's Send Donald Trump to Space

Jeff Bezos of Amazon
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Jeff Bezos of  CEO of Amazon.

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos on Monday said it's time to send GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump into space. 

In a tweet posted in the afternoon, Bezos said, "Finally trashed by @realDonaldTrump. Will still reserve him a seat on the Blue Origin rocket. #sendDonaldtospace."

The accompanying video shows Blue Origin’s New Shepard space vehicle landing last month after flying to space. Blue Origin is Bezos' private space company.

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The send-Trump-to-space suggestion appears to be a response to the billionaire businessman's tweets posted earlier in the day saying Bezos uses his other property, The Washington Post, as a "big tax shelter."

Trump has gone into attack mode with multiple news outlets following stories critical of his campaign.

This article was originally published by The Hollywood Reporter.