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Walt Mossberg, Bill Gates and the late-night Taco Bell run that never happened

(Also: Dick Costolo interviews the world’s best tech reviewer.)

Walt Mossberg
Asa Mathat

Walt Mossberg has spent the years peppering the world’s most powerful people with tough questions from a red leather chair.

Now the tables have been turned: On Wednesday night at the Code Conference, former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo interviewed Mossberg.

Topics covered: Everything. Also: Mossberg’s relationship with Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and every other significant person in the personal tech industry.

This is a one-time-only interview, so you’ll want to watch the whole thing. And if you get to the end, you get to hear a great story about Gates offering to buy Mossberg a taco.

Here you go:

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