Bill Gates

After Bill Gates recommended a book on Twitter, it shot to the top of Amazon's bestseller list

After Bill Gates recommended a book on Twitter, it shot to the top of Amazon's bestseller list

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates took to Twitter to recommend a book on Monday, quickly sending it to the top of Amazon's bestseller list.

As the Washington Post noted, Steven Pinker's 2011 “The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined” was the No. 1 bestselling book on the online bookstore as of Tuesday morning, following Gates' imprimatur, delivered as part of a 14-tweet thread aimed at recent college graduates.

Gates kicked off his

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