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Challenged Zuckerberg, Bill Gates Bath Water Ice

What nonsense that made the richest man in the world. Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, challenging Microsoft founder Bill Gates, to ice water bath. The good, the challenge was filed in order to associate Amytrophic charitable solicitation Lateral Scleroris (ALS).

In the video reported by The Verge, Gates looks witnessed challenges Zuckerberg voiced in a Surface tablet. "I accept this challenge," Gates said. "However, I want to do it a better way."

That is, Gates chose a more "sophisticated" to shower with a bucket of ice water instead of Zuckerberg were raised bucket and pour it yourself. He then made ​​an offset pour water. Shaped like a swing with a bucket of ice hanging over Gates.

"I stand here to join with those that increase attention to Lou Gehrig's disease (ALS-ed another name)," Gates said, shortly before the pull rope to the bucket contents were poured over his head.

SLOSH! The entire body of the world's richest man with a fortune of tens of billions of dollars that was splashed ice water. Shirts, pants, shoes, and sunglasses wearing soaking wet. Gates detailed facial expressions that resist cold scene cuts also recorded in slow motion, as can be listened to below.


What is actually done by Gates and Zuckerberg? Two rich man's response to the challenge of improving attention and raise funds for the treatment of ALS research.

ALS, known as Lou Gehrig's other names Disease is the name of neurodegenerative disease of the brain which causes the sufferer paralyzed, unable to eat, speak, or breathe. ALS can not be cured. Anyone who is diagnosed with this disease only had time for two to five years before it passed away forever.

Well, among celebrities and wealthy people in the country of Uncle Sam is keen with the phenomenon called "Ice Bucket Challenge". This Femonena rolling after emerging initiative to raise funds for ALS association in order to research seeking a cure of the disease.

In Ice Bucket Challenge, a prominent self flushed with a bucket of ice water, then challenged the other three men to do the same thing within 24 hours. A recorded video as proof.

If people are challenged not want ice water bath, he should donate $ 100 dollars to fund ALS Association. If he wants to do it, is entitled to appoint three others to repeat it, and so on in a chain so that more and more involved in Ice Bucket Challenge.

Later, Ice Bucket Challenge extends to the technology company officials, including Gates and Zuckerberg earlier. Besides them, there are many other figures who have run these challenges, such as Apple's CEO Tim Cook, Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, as well as Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Many of those who do the second option in the challenge, which is flushed away with water ice while contributing money. This method was effective at increasing attention to ALS and raise funds.

Based on the New York Times report, money which has been collected for ALS reach 13.3 million dollars since July 29 through Sunday (08/17/2014) yesterday, compared to figures of 1.7 million in the same period last year. Meanwhile, the number of donors increased by 260,000. With so many celebrities and famous figures that follow Ice Bucket Challenge, the figure is expected to surge.

Credit : http://tekno.kompas.com/read/2014/08/19/08090047/Ditantang.Zuckerberg.Bill.Gates.Mandi.Air.Es

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