The report that Phoebe Gates, the daughter of Bill Gates, is dating a Black man has sparked conversations about interclass and interracial dating on social media.
After Phoebe, 19, posted a picture of herself and a young man on her Instagram account, stories of their alleged romance began to circulate. The image, which features two red heart emoji in the lower right corner, depicts the young man kissing Phoebe on the cheek.
Users on social media have speculated that the young man is on the rise for being associated with the daughter of Bill Gates, even though it is unknown if the couple is actually dating or who the young man is.
With a net worth of more than $124 billion, Bill Gates is the second richest man in America right now.
Many readers found the news of the supposed couple amusing since they thought the young man would become rich by dating Bill’s youngest daughter.