From software to soft serve, Expense Gates signs up with Warren Buffett in dishing up ice cream at Dairy Queen – GeekWire

From software to soft serve, Expense Gates signs up with Warren Buffett in dishing up ice cream at Dairy Queen – GeekWire

Expense Gates works the register while taking an order at Dairy Queen in Omaha, Neb., as Warren Buffett, left, looks on. (Gates Notes Picture)

Expense Gates went far for himself with software application. In a current journey to Omaha, Neb., the Microsoft co-founder tried his hand at soft-serve ice cream, joining long time friend Warren Buffett for a shift at the local Dairy Queen.

The adventure in “fan food, not junk food,” as DQ describes its offerings, was the newest for Gates and Buffett, who film their adventures when Gates check outs for the annual investors weekend at Berkshire Hathaway, where Buffett is the CEO and chairman.

Last year the 2 drooled over candy offerings at Fairmont Antiques & Mercantile. The year prior to they lounged on bed mattress and reclining chairs at Nebraska Furniture Mart, a megastore owned by Buffett’s business. DQ is likewise owned by Berkshire Hathaway.

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have made their Nebraska hangouts a yearly custom. (Gates Notes Photo)

The video, in addition to a second mashup reel set to the “Golden Girls” style, is exclusive right now to Gates Notes Experts— customers to the blog site run by Gates. For practically 4 minutes we get to see the billionaire pals don aprons and visors and discover the ropes from DQ staff members.

” They’re going to order from you from now on, not from me!” Buffett said after Gates made a much better showing with his ice cream cone abilities. “If you desire anything later on, it’s on me,” Buffett informed his client.

When Gates failed to ask a client what sort of dipping sauce she desired with her meal, Zach, a DQ fan captain, reminded the tech leader– and quick food fanatic— how it’s done.

” You dip chicken, too?” Gates said. “Wow, you guys dip a lot of things around here.”

The video covers with Gates pulling through the drive-thru in a classic red Porsche to buy an Oreo Blizzard which is served at the window by Buffett.

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