Foreign Policy magazine is owned by the Washington Post Company, whose board of directors includes Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway owns a significant chunk of the Washington Post Company. Until very recently Melinda Gates was also on the Washington Post Company board. So guess who fetches up at the top of the list of "The FP Top 100 Global Thinkers" featured in the December 2010 magazine? Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, sharing the no. 1. spot, and outranking President Obama, who rates merely no. 3.