Reddit user surprised to find out her Secret Santa is Bill Gates

Over 120,000 people participate in Reddit's Secret Santa gift exchange

By Ken Haddad - Social Media Producer

DETROIT - Imagine entering a Secret Santa gift exchange, and asking for an iPad, only to find out your Secret Santa is Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. That's exactly what happened to a 24-year-old woman in Reddit's Secret Santa gift exchange.

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"Sorry for the iPad on my wish list, that was really awkward," Rachel wrote on her blog.

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So, what does Bill Gates buy someone for Christmas? He gave her a stuffed cow to represent the REAL bovine he had donated in her name, a travel book called "Journey of a Lifetime," and an EPIC picture showing Bill Gates holding the cow and a holiday message.

Over 120,000 people entered the gift exchange this year.

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