Sorry but I'm afraid so .. this has been going on for a few years, the fact more have pledged may be news but it's not a new phenomena and the
pledge to give away half a fortune doesn't mean they ARE giving half their fortune.. so far it amounts to nothing.. but as I've said, it's been
happening for a few years now.. in other words, it's quite stale.
And don't forget chemtrails... perhaps chemtrails are influencing the rich to give away their money faster than they can count it ...
all joking aside .. it really is nothing new and without substance.. honestly I hope those who pledged their money do end up giving it up for good
causes when they pass on.. but I don't think most will .. and those that do will probably see their kids suing to reverse it ( I've seen that happen
I read about this billionaire pledge ( Warren Buffett ) several years ago and the subsequent challenge to others came not long after.. the fact is, it
IS old news .. I'm sorry if that irritates you but I can't change the time line.. the only thing NEW about it is that some additional big names
have joined the list of those that agreed to the challenge .. but the challenge and pledges have been going on for a while now..
It made headlines when Zuckerberg did it .. but just because he joined the list didn't make the pledge situation new, just made his particular pledge
new.. and again, his pledging half his fortune doesn't mean he's giving it up .. he'll be dead before that pledge gets paid .. if it gets paid.
I believe Bill Gates has already donated about $26 billion through out the years. I think Warren Buffett has already signed paperwork to give away 80%
of his fortune after he dies. I think Bill Gates said he will leave his children $10 million a piece, and Buffett will leave his kids none. I can see
some of them going through with it, I believe some of them have a moral bone in their body.
My father said something interesting the other day; ....He seems to thinks we are all so worried about our finances; and yes we are 3 families living
under one roof (so we are not the elite)...He believes its a diversion from the true problem ;to keep us busy....So we don't figure out the earth is
going to be hit by a big asteroid...(Or something like that.)
For you see my children are still getting alot of government opportunities that should have been cut by now....I just think they are still handing out
the help in my state...I am a home health professional and I also know the government pays out alot of money for our services...
Anyways, if this is true I thank GOD for this time my family has gotten the chance to all live together before the END...
I feel for people in your position. I should have been more clear about the people in this country that have no business having children they can't &
won't take care of. The ones that never did anything with their selves and live off the system their whole life. I have no sympathy for this kind of
The most revealing thing about this pledge is that it is always about some future date. Why not give the money right now?
Of course the really rich love those foundations and trusts that enable them to keep money exempt from tax, whilst said money is still and always will
be under their control. There is also the fact that the economic climate here in Europe has led to changes being pencilled in with regards to tax
rates that will be put into effect at a future date. The wealthy have merely been given time to maneuver and safely distance their assets from any
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