Sunday, October 10, 2010

Bill Gates, the West Coast Promo Man

Ever wonder who is paying for all those glowing WfS op-eds and for those children in front of the movie houses with their clipboards?  From the Gates Foundation website:
Participant Media, LLC
Date: August 2010
Purpose: to execute a social action campaign that will complement Paramount’s marketing campaign of Waiting for Superman
Amount: $2,000,000
Term: 7 months
Topic: Advocacy & Public Policy
Region Served: North America, Global
Program: United States
Grantee Location: Beverly Hills, California


  1. Got a link for the post she left this comment on? I'd like to see it.

    You're both bang on, by the way.

  2. Education is the only profession I know in which people consider themselves experts simply because they once sat in student desks.