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Penn Jillette: Bill Gates Cares About Children, Not Global Warming

Penn of Penn&Teller fame wonders on his Crackle channel “Penn Says” why hasn’t Al Gore been able to convince Bill Gates to speak out against global warming. “Bill Gates still thinks that the most important thing to worry about in the world is children starving, AIDS spreading, dissenteria, suffering, of children in developing countries

Excerpted transcript below is mine:

[…] Al Gore didn’t get science classes in college and Bill Gates even if he didn’t finish college took science classes. And Bill Gates knows about numbers, knows about the world. and yet he hasn’t talked about global warming.

Al Gore had his guys go in for a 7-h meeting with Bill Gates with snacks and everything and gave him don’t just the slide show AIT, gave him everything he could.

You know that must have happened (doesn’t Al Gore want to convince Bill Gates) and yet Bill Gates still thinks that the most important thing to worry about in the world is children starving, AIDS spreading, dissenteria, suffering, of children in developing countries. Bill Gates didn’t say anything about Global Warming…[…]

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  1. Check It Out
    2008/01/24 at 02:33

    CBC – Global Warming Doomsday Called Off
    http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-3309910462407994295

  2. madmonq
    2008/01/17 at 13:30

    I’d prefer we’d tackle poverty and sickness first. But it’s not valid to phrase it as if that’s all Gore is worried about. What Gates thinks about first is increasing his market share, not starving kids. I am not trying to say he’s a bad person for it, either, just saying.

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