A teen wanted to auction off a pig for a cancer charity. Buyers kept returning it so he could sell it over and over.
Waylon Klitzman was not sentimental about the animal he raised. But he cared deeply about his favorite teacher and hoped the money from the sale would help her family fight cancer.
Three bidders each bought 15-year-old Waylon Klitzman’s pig and donated it back to him, ultimately raising more than $10,000 for the fight against childhood cancer.
Brookstone, the ubiquitous seller of cool but largely unneeded things, is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection again and closing the 100 stores that remain in shopping malls.