Melinda gates was not just the housewife. They met while she was managing something at Microsoft, she has an MBA, she was even valedictorian of her high school. So she will easily get half of everything. I think itís so interesting when people live these fantastic lives, build companies, foundations, empires, have families and then split it up to go live your golden years somewhere else. Al and Tipper Gore did the same thing. I wonder if either Gore is happier now.
Too true! Nor was Mackenzie. As an aside: why people continue to diminish the role of woman as nurturers, is beyond me. As for Billy & Melly:
1. Perhaps they are spiltting their fortune to protect it or
2. He did something that went beyond the pale and completely inconsistent with Melly's values or
3. Since Billy suggested solar dimming, Melly finally realised that he was totally mad and drunk on power. Isn't Billy a virologist, climatologist, cosmologist, meteorologist, agronomist, geneticist, ...