The video is posted now, and we’re working on a writeup.
Howard is quoted as saying that we Americans are winners of the ovarian lottery. We did nothing to deserve being born here, rather than any number of other places in the world.
This is exactly my point about why we must care what about the human condition. But for the grace of ?? go I.
As Bill and Melinda Gates remind us, every life counts equally. Listening to Hward Buffett speak, it’s clear that he feels the same way about the human condition.
This is our goal here at Anne of Carversville — to intercept readers following digital pursuits that please them, with the realities of conditions elsewhere.
Without guilt, we hope to educate and establish global connections around human reality everywhere .
In this clip from the Charlie Rose interview, we see Howard’s mother Susan — the person who gave him almost everything “except good looks”, according to Howard — expressing her views on serving humanity.
I did not know that the Buffetts — traditional Midwesterners — had an unusual marriage. Those details are omitted here as irrelevant, but I’ll flush them out over in Smart Sensuality.