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The tweets below are part of the series Medical Geek Humor on Twitter:
loic Bill Gates released mosquitoes at #TED we're all leaving the room and getting sick
stevewhitaker Don't worry about the buggy mosquitos Gates released at #ted. Microsoft's working on a patch that's due out next year.
AllergyNotes Releasing mosquitoes by Bill Gates into a startled crowd at TED described as "an amazing TED moment" http://is.gd/iu0o AllergyNotes Gates spreads malaria message with mosquitoes http://tinyurl.com/cxwo2e pyknosis Nice to hear Bill Gates picked up a hobby during his retirement: entomology. http://is.gd/izJn (Not surprised he likes the blood-suckers.) pyknosis Don't get me wrong. Not saying B Gates is a bad person. He's not. He just created and championed software that can suck the life out of you.
pyknosis BTW, now that I understand the context, I think this is a winner of a tweet: http://is.gd/izK5
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