“‘Something unusual happened to me yesterday,’ he wrote in the swaggering tone of someone supremely confident in his position. ‘I was made an offer I couldn’t refuse. Or at least that’s what the top people at the National Enquirer thought. I’m glad they thought that, because it emboldened them to put it all in writing.’ He neglected to mention that they had only done so after being pressed by a lawyer working on his behalf. Bezos, it seemed, had manipulated his adversaries into creating an incriminating paper trail.” Bloomberg: The Untold Story of How Jeff Bezos Beat the Tabloids.