Boy Scouts of America Honors Bill Gates With Coveted Silver Buffalo Award

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates received the coveted Silver Buffalo Award from the Boy Scouts of America at a special luncheon in Seattle, the group's highest honor. The Chief Seattle Council prepared this video tribute for the ceremony -- recounting his sense of humor and boyhood pranks on Scout trips, including the time he apparently fooled […]

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates received the coveted Silver Buffalo Award from the Boy Scouts of America at a special luncheon in Seattle, the group's highest honor. The Chief Seattle Council prepared this video tribute for the ceremony -- recounting his sense of humor and boyhood pranks on Scout trips, including the time he apparently fooled his snake-fearing Scoutmaster into thinking there was one on his forehead.

During his remarks this afternoon (video below), Gates recounted how Scouts positively impacted him and noted some of the things he learned along the way:

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