Bloopers bedevil Gates at CES (video)

Summary:You got to watch this. Murphy's Law strikes more than once for Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates at the 2005 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

You got to watch this. Murphy's Law strikes more than once for Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates at the 2005 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. A brief video shows Conan O'Brien easing the tension with his classic humor as Gates encountered problems with his remote control while demoing the Windows Media Center. Didn't anyone check the batteries! >

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