Jeff Bezos kicks back with McDonald’s burger after yacht troubles in Netherlands

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Sunday shared a photo paying tribute to his first employer, McDonald’s.

“My first job. And still the same great burger,” Bezos tweeted, along with a photo of himself at a table devouring the meal. “Happy Sunday!”

Bezos started working at McDonald’s flipping burgers when he was 16 to get a summer job.

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“I was a grill man and never worked the cash registers,” Bezos is quoted as saying in Cody Teets book, “Golden Opportunity: Remarkable Careers That Began at McDonald’s.” “The most challenging thing was keeping everything going at the right pace during a rush. The manager at my McDonald’s was excellent. He had a lot of teenagers working for him, and he kept us focused even while we had fun.”

Jezz Bezos at a conference. (Associated Press/AP Newsroom)

Now, more than 40 years later, Bezos – who is among the top five richest people in the world – has bigger concerns than a rush at McDonald’s.

Recently, the billionaire’s 417-foot, multimillion-dollar megayacht irked local residents after he offered to pay to take apart and reassemble a historic bridge that the yacht needed to pass to get out of Rotterdam.

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The offer was scraped after public outcry, and the yacht was towed away without having to disassemble the bridge.

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