Claims that Bill Gates made in a recent interview about the need to address climate change are funny in so many ways:

In an interview with The Atlantic, Gates said that capitalism will not save the planet from climate change doomsday.

National Review’s Jim Geraghty wonders where capitalism did Gates wrong:

What would Gates’ warning be without a huge dose of hypocrisy?

Ditto for us!

An attempted defense was offered on Gates’ behalf:

Some billionaires have figured out that if you get in good with the climate change and/or pro-abortion crowd you can dodge a lot of the usual criticisms hurled at the wealthy.