The Giving Pledge

Capitalism’s giants. Self-made billionaires. American folk heroes. Embodiments of the American dream.  Civicly engaged. Deeply generous. Liberals all.

Warren Buffett, Ted Turner, Bill Gates

watching them now from this morning’s This Week show.

7 responses to “The Giving Pledge

  1. Amen! Nice to know they feel a responsibility for the world and have the funds to make lives better and DO it!

    Like

    • Amen! Nice to know they feel a responsibility for the world and have the funds to make lives better and DO it!

      And no government mandate that they do so.

      How refreshing.

      Like

  2. I don’t get link to the show. Should I?

    Like

  3. Yep – good stuff.
    And interesting reasoning for not giving their kids everything. Let them build their own lives – for their own good.

    Ted on his loss of fortune.. from 10 to 2.. and losing his job, wife and a grandchild – all in one year. Life sure comes in bulks sometimes..

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s