Bill Gates Takes Ice Bucket Challenge With Style

Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) –- Bill Gates, co-founder and former chairman and chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., participates in the Ice Bucket Challenge by dumping ice-cold water over himself to raise awareness about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Participants record the dousing on video, post it to social media and call out someone else to accept the challenge within 24 hours or donate to an ALS organization. (Video courtesy of Gates Notes LLC. Source: Bloomberg)
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