Bill Gates Buys Stake In AutoNation, Plans To Become Used Car Salesman

Bill Gates has acquired a 5.5% stake in AutoNation, a nationwide chain of car dealerships. The move saw the company's shares increase in value by $1 a share since the purchase was made on Monday, taking the value of Gates's holdings to $90.1 million; in fact, he's now the third largest shareholder. But what does Gates… »7/23/08 12:45pm7/23/08 12:45pm