Astonishing. , the great philanthropist of our age, is so attached to his own wealth that he refuses to rule out voting to re-elect a white nationalist demagogue over Elizabeth Warren.
The most common retort to my anti-billionaires tweets is β€œwhat about the good ones, like Bill Gates?” Folks, there are no good ones. No decent person would ever accumulate that much money. This man will vote for Trump to reduce his tax liability.
Just watched the video because the quote was so striking. After the $100 billion remark β€” much quoted on Twitter this morning β€” the next words Bill Gates said were: Sorry, I’m just kidding.