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Byline: Bob Rayner
Jul. 2--Warren Buffett sure bought some fine headlines when he decided to donate two-thirds of his estate to a foundation run by fellow mega-billionaire Bill Gates and his wife.
There's little doubt that much good will be accomplished with the $30 billion Buffett intends to gradually funnel to the Gates Foundation, doubling its endowment.
Buffett clearly believes he's the best judge of how to dispose of the $44 billion or so he's earned during a career as one of history's great investors. He's surely right about that.
So it's a little odd -- a bit ironic, even -- when we recall that Buffett has been a vocal opponent of …