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Bill Gates says Donald Trump is
'dangerous' for cutting $500million in
funding to the WHO because the world
'needs them now more than ever' to stop*

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Posted By: Ribicon, 4/15/2020 10:22:25 AM

Bill Gates slammed President Donald Trump’s decision to withhold $500million in funding to the World Health Organization, saying it's 'as dangerous as it sounds'. The tech magnate, worth $104billion, tweeted Wednesday saying the US' involvement with the WHO is more necessary than ever. 'Halting funding for the World Health Organization during a world health crisis is as dangerous as it sounds,' he tweeted Wednesday. 'Their work is slowing the spread of COVID-19 and if that work is stopped no other organization can replace them. The world needs @WHO now more than ever,' he added. On Tuesday night Trump announced he would halt funding

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* the pandemic
Abraham Lincoln would rightly have had this leftist megalomanic arrested for fomenting domestic unrest in a time of crisis.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 4/15/2020 10:26:25 AM (No. 380303)
If little Willy is so concerned, he has the ability to make it up to them out of his own pocket. Or he could run for President with all of the charisma he has.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: TJ54 4/15/2020 10:30:08 AM (No. 380306)
Gates proves that even if you are a billionaire, you may not have common sense. Why should US taxpayers fund an organization that actively lied to the world about the Chinese Flu?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: LeeBertie 4/15/2020 10:32:04 AM (No. 380308)
Gates needs the Chicoms. "Nothing personal. America, it's just business. You understand, right?"
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator 4/15/2020 10:33:17 AM (No. 380309)
Willy could get some coin from his pocket and get his other billionaire buds -- Bezos, Zuck, whoever that guy was who was running for president, the other lefty billionaires -- to chip in a hundred mil each and they'd be good to go. Might as well make it a bil total, of course they are going to have more "expenses" to respond to the issues
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rinktum 4/15/2020 10:37:23 AM (No. 380313)
You know it frosts me when people like Gates who wants the American tax payer to throw money at the organizations he favors which primarily exist to enrich themselves all under the guise of philanthropy. When you find corruption is endemic in these organizations American should pull funding. To allow monies to continue to flow to these organization would be highly irresponsible, if not criminal. So, let Gates fund whatever virtue signaling cause that suits him. Our President was right in pulling their funding. Their incompetence caused thousands of deaths. You do not reward that kind of behavior or you will just get more of the same. Thank goodness President Trump is stopping that foolishness.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: franq 4/15/2020 10:40:29 AM (No. 380315)
Guess what, Bill - we don't care what you think.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 4/15/2020 10:40:55 AM (No. 380317)
Bill, maybe you didn't get the memo, but, WHO is run by one of the most corrupt and evil people in the world Tedros Ghebreyesus. Read up on the genocidal atrocities committed by him against the citizens of Ethiopia then get back to me. You will find that the President is quite correct in cutting off funding.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Strike3 4/15/2020 10:42:16 AM (No. 380320)
Why don't YOU fund it, Bill? You never really earned all of those billions of dollars on the Windows products anyway, you have one of the few legal monopolies in the world based on other people's real talent and knowledge and you have the audacity to drop all support on something still in use just because you want to sell the new model and the new model is frequently worse than its predecessor. You OWE us. I'm getting really tired of this mouthy mouse dropping and his equally egotistical wife.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: DVC 4/15/2020 10:42:17 AM (No. 380321)
That is a load of hoey. WHO is a negative force in the world. If Gates wants to do what WHO does, he can afford to just do it, and if it is run properly and not subverted by China, it will be a much better job.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: cor-vet 4/15/2020 10:43:04 AM (No. 380323)
Bloomberg wasted more than that on a failed presidential run and the seditionist George Soros spends much more than that on all of his funded Anti-American, anti-freedom organizations. Let Gates and the rest of the liberal billionaires pay for their favorite programs and leave the rest of us out of it.
57 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: MickTurn 4/15/2020 10:46:23 AM (No. 380330)
Ok, Billy Bob Butthead, YOU pay the bill! SO who knew Gates LOVES Communists...
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Reply 12 - Posted by: blueline 4/15/2020 10:47:22 AM (No. 380332)
In the midst of a pandemic killing thousands, the leftist global cabal stays on course. They view it as imperative to continue aligning themselves with lying, totalitarian regimes and their WHO accomplices. The CCP owns this calamity. The WHO has the blood of thousands on its hands as well due to their deceit and corruption. Good move Mr. President. Tell the critics to pound sand and pony up their own dough if they feel so inclined. I want none of my taxpayer dollars going toward the UN or the WHO. Gates needs to shut up telling the rest of us what to do.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: jinx 4/15/2020 10:48:20 AM (No. 380335)
Maybe Pres. Trump should give the same amount China gives and let Gates make up the rest if he wants to. We should not be expected to give more than all the others put together.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Starboard_side 4/15/2020 10:51:11 AM (No. 380342)
Interesting thing about Bill Gates, he, and Microsoft, were not engaged in politics until Bill Clinton's administration targeted Microsoft with a lawsuit. It forced Microsoft to use it's vast wealth to engage politically, hire lawyers, and lobbyists. It was all by design, get them to spend money on lawyers, then become politically active for Democrats (because it seemed the Democrats would be in control for the foreseeable future) to fend-off any future threats. Then, it signaled to all the other tech companies to ensure they too were politically engaged.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Clinger 4/15/2020 10:55:57 AM (No. 380347)
Well well well, you turn the lights on and find the cockroaches scurrying about.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: stablemoney 4/15/2020 10:56:48 AM (No. 380350)
I have never voted for Bill Gates, and never would. I find talking like a teenager at his age unattractive. Why doesn't Gates fund WHO, if he likes it so much. There is plenty of leftist cash. Why doesn't the left spend their money on anything they say they are for?
30 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: Safari Man 4/15/2020 10:58:17 AM (No. 380353)
I would think it dangerous if he did NOT cut funding. The WHO gives a false sense of security what with their being in the pocket of China.
17 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: lisa belanger 4/15/2020 11:01:53 AM (No. 380357)
he is soso boring i bet he is a a bad lay...lol
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Reply 19 - Posted by: RuckusTom 4/15/2020 11:05:03 AM (No. 380363)
Just think. If Obama was still president, or Biden was president, they would have increased funding to the WHO.
21 people like this.

Reply 20 - Posted by: andrewsamon 4/15/2020 11:10:24 AM (No. 380368)
Let Billy give the WHO $500 Million if he so chooses.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: nhveritas 4/15/2020 11:18:56 AM (No. 380375)
What exactly do they do other than squander US taxpayer dollars? They are as useless as the UN and the rest of the globalist 'organizations'. please use your own billions to subsidize this corrupt useless organization.
12 people like this.

Reply 22 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 4/15/2020 11:20:52 AM (No. 380377)
They already had over $500MM of our money and they still blew it. And they lied for China to boot. They are useless.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: john56 4/15/2020 11:24:30 AM (No. 380378)
Yep. That $500 really large is important to the health of the five-star restaurants, luxury hotels and villas, and private jets and first-class ticket sales. Maybe you and the little lady can toss in a few bucks from petty cash.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: edgar 4/15/2020 11:31:34 AM (No. 380388)
I think DJT is sending a message. Once they realize how much they rely on the US, they may come around to cleaning house and look at becoming the organization they are supposed to be.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: LadyChurchillUSA 4/15/2020 11:31:39 AM (No. 380389)
Chump change for Bill and his wife. Why not ask Hollywood to fund it? Surely Robbie Reiner and all the other big mouths could pass around the plate for their commie friends.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 4/15/2020 11:32:08 AM (No. 380390)
Well, Billy my boy, YER LOADED! If it means so much to ya then YOU PAY FOR IT!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Cousair 4/15/2020 11:33:40 AM (No. 380392)
After 75 years the UN and WHO have finally succeeded. They have finally brought the western world to their knees. Both will be disbanded without United States support.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: ARKfamily 4/15/2020 11:35:28 AM (No. 380394)
Excuse me, Bill Gates, but that money can stay here in the USA. We taxpayers have been funding so much crap it sickens me. Just like the funding to do the bat study in China by the U. S. National Institute of Health. So you know what you can do with your opinion.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: agrunt 4/15/2020 11:35:44 AM (No. 380395)
Sure Bill that is what we need is more lies.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Hard Nard 4/15/2020 11:39:49 AM (No. 380404)
The UN and the WHO are one and the same - they take our dollars and give little in return other than disrespect. As for Mr. Gates, didn't vote for him, wouldn't ever vote for him. He made a fortune from selling virus ridden software then charging people to fix it for them. His vaccine program would be much the same.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper 4/15/2020 11:42:34 AM (No. 380409)
Well this explains a lot: https://andrewharmer.org/2018/06/07/whos-funding-who/ https://tottnews.com/2020/04/09/gates-family-eugenics-covid-19/
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Namma 4/15/2020 11:55:07 AM (No. 380419)
gee Billy. You sure seem very concerned about not funding the WHO. Do you get some kind of kick-back. Are you using money from the WHO to fund the lab in china. Whats the problem Bill? I pray that PRESIDENT Trump now dumps the UN. Tell the UN to pack their bags and get out of N Y City. In fact, the UN could go to China, along with the WHO. Its who they protect the most. oh Bill, go with them
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Reply 33 - Posted by: ToryWhite 4/15/2020 12:00:03 PM (No. 380426)
So where was Bill when this came down in China? He's one of the plague men, where was he then? Needs to work on his knowledge curve, as usual.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Miceal 4/15/2020 12:00:59 PM (No. 380428)
Could someone...PLEASE...stuff a sock in Bill's mouth...?
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Jethro bo 4/15/2020 12:08:04 PM (No. 380436)
Relax Billy, I'm sure WHO will contiune to pay for upgrades to Microsoft products.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: dwa 4/15/2020 12:14:03 PM (No. 380451)
You know that Trump is on target by those who oppose his actions. In this case it is the Democrats, Gates, the U.N. and China. I'm sure others will be coming out. But those four say volumes about the correctness of Trump's move.
6 people like this.

Reply 37 - Posted by: skacmar 4/15/2020 12:30:41 PM (No. 380467)
What exactly is the WHO doing to fight COVID-19? Are they providing PPE and ventilators? Building hospitals? Nope, they're having lunches discussing Chinese interests what a good job the WHO is doing fighting the virus.
6 people like this.

Reply 38 - Posted by: Tanker76 4/15/2020 12:35:44 PM (No. 380471)
When billy boy's microsoft produces a product that doesn't suck, it will be a vacuum..
5 people like this.

Reply 39 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack 4/15/2020 12:38:50 PM (No. 380473)
I might listen to Basic Bill if he had spent some of his money developing a bug free operating system that he sold. They are still producing a Microsoft enriching product full of code to eliminate opposition. They force Edge and Bing on the PC population.
4 people like this.

Reply 40 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 4/15/2020 1:57:45 PM (No. 380549)
Trump not only took away their money, he took away their legitimacy. This is also a message to a bunch of other international groups that only serve as leeches on the world and that the US significantly funds. The UN falls under this category.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: DCGIRL 4/15/2020 2:26:27 PM (No. 380583)
Sure Bill, if you think it is that important to fund this disgraced organization, then please by all means you give them $500M.
5 people like this.

Reply 42 - Posted by: DVC 4/15/2020 2:33:06 PM (No. 380589)
If you like WHO so much Bill, write them a check. We, the USA, are done.
7 people like this.

Reply 43 - Posted by: bighambone 4/15/2020 4:09:06 PM (No. 380708)
Gates should shovel out the cash so that the WHO can continue to be China’s patsy. No doubt China would love that and would somehow compensate such a useful idiot.
4 people like this.

Reply 44 - Posted by: or gate 4/15/2020 4:52:33 PM (No. 380743)
Fix win 10 then we talk. Free software is better than 10 Bill.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: watashiyo 4/15/2020 6:47:03 PM (No. 380865)
WHO cares!
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Reply 46 - Posted by: The Remnants 4/15/2020 7:28:59 PM (No. 380913)
I think that Trump is accomplishing a lot of positive things, but one of the most important things that he is doing for our country is exposing "the swamp" and the cast of characters that inhabit it. It ain't pretty.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: Saint. Pitbull 4/15/2020 8:03:02 PM (No. 380954)
Bill, if you want it so badly, YOU pay for it. Or have another country pay for it. Just don't expect the US taxpayer to pay for it. For being so smart, you can sure be stupid.
2 people like this.

Reply 48 - Posted by: XCenturion 4/15/2020 8:50:44 PM (No. 381002)
Mr. Gates If you're that concerned then you write the WHO a check.
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Reply 49 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 4/16/2020 12:28:52 AM (No. 381128)
The Gate's have been out in full force lately. What's in it for them ? Follow the money. No more fleecing of America.
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Reply 50 - Posted by: 4Justice 4/16/2020 10:27:53 AM (No. 381520)
Gates is going to give WHO $150M. Anyway, Bill and Melinda are responsible for getting the corrupt Tedros promoted to the head of the WHO. Tedros is a member of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), a communist revolutionary terrorist group. Gates also has some underhanded business interests with the ChiComs. He needs to be investigated now.
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Joe Biden has begun putting together a transition team, which may decide to circulate the names of some Cabinet nominees before November's general election. "I don’t want to say we started thinking about it a month ago, we did, because that sounds like I was certain this was going to happen, that I would be the nominee. I don’t want it to sound like that, but it has to happen, and that’s why the transition team is already being put together,” Biden told about 150 donors during his second virtual fundraiser Thursday. The presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee's announcement suggests the two-term vice president and 36-year Delaware senator is
We Are Needlessly Devastating Our Country 28 replies
Posted by Pluperfect 4/17/2020 4:58:37 AM Post Reply
Over the last week, I have been emailing with an Ivy League professor who is deeply concerned about the damage being done to our country by governments’ reaction to the COVID-19 virus. Today she sent me this eloquent email, which I am posting with her permission. I just thought I’d send a few more thoughts your way, for whatever value they might be. I’m just so anguished by what is happening in the country. The policy response is so far disproportionate to the threat and is wreaking such unthinkable damage on our society and our economy. I don’t have the readership you have (or any non-academic readership,
The Terrifying Zealotry of Adam Schiff and
His Impeachment Fairies
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Posted by ladydawgfan 4/17/2020 3:32:19 AM Post Reply
Now, they browse nonfiction. Democrats in Congress have plundered the library of racy novels, dreamy fairy tales and bizarre science fiction paperbacks. They have even stoked their own psychotropic fever dreams. They have scrawled in the margins and defaced every book on the shelves, turning each one into a “choose your own adventure” mystery drama. While Democrats in Congress were entirely consumed with impeaching Mr. Trump, it now appears, the president was conspiring with the leaders of Wuhan, China, and the wild-bat delicacy industry to hatch a virus so deadly and uncontrollably transmissible that it would spark a global pandemic and shut down the world’s economy.
We Have No Idea What Joe Biden Is Muttering
About Here. Maybe You Can Help Us Out?
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Posted by ladydawgfan 4/17/2020 2:25:34 PM Post Reply
In a remote interview earlier today on MSNBC, Democratic presidential nominee-apparent Joe Biden had a sad anecdote to tell about the impact of the Wuhan-virus pandemic on one American dad. I'm pretty sure, anyway. [Tweet] In case you don't have all day to make sense of Biden's story, I made the effort to transcribe it for you. It was a time-consuming process, but I've done my best to make it error-free. Still, any mistakes in the transcription are my own. Lapses of logic, coherence, cogency, grammar, and the like all belong to Biden. One last thing before you read on. Biden was making odd slurping noises during his appearance,
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