Carolyn Everson is like 70.6% of American women, she is a working mother. Unlike other women however, she is another “First Lady” of Facebook. She has an MBA from Harvard and has worked in senior positions at MTV, Pets.com, and Microsoft. She is now the global advertising chief for Facebook. She has done all of this while raising ten year old twin girls.
Gates made his remarks to the invitation-only Long Beach, California TED2010 Conference, in a speech titled, “Innovating to Zero!.” Along with the scientifically absurd proposition of reducing manmade CO2 emissions worldwide to zero by 2050, approximately four and a half minutes into the talk, Gates declares, “First we got population. The world today has 6.8 billion people. That’s headed up to about 9 billion. Now if we do a really great job on new vaccines, health care, reproductive health services, we lower that by perhaps 10 or 15 percent.” (author’s emphasis).