Bill and Melinda Gates
Bill and Melinda Gates

“Bill and Melinda Gates announced plans Friday to invest $10 billion in the fight against a number of illnesses including AIDS and said the record donation could save nearly nine million lives… The $10 billion commitment is the largest pledge ever made by a charitable foundation to a single cause…”

Well done. True altruists in Club Billionaire. I wish Steve Jobs would reciprocate and nix that obnoxious “I’m a Mac. I’m a PC.” commercial. ย That’s probably hoping for too much though.

By the way,ย John Hodgman, the actor playing the PC on that commercial, is actually a brilliant satirist. Check out hisย writings and podcasts online.

PC-2, Mac-0. And I’m a Mac user.

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