The following video is from today's MarketFoolery podcast, featuring host Chris Hill with analysts Charly Travers and Mike Olsen. In his search for business ventures he believes will return value for shareholders, just how far outside the realm of online retail is Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos willing to go? In response to a listener's email, the guys share three potential business options that straddle the line between surprising and astonishing.

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