Bidder pays $3.5 million for lunch with Warren Buffett

FILE - In this file photo from May 7 2012, Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, gestures in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, file)

June 9, 2012 7:14:54 AM PDT
The cost to dine with investor Warren Buffett has apparently spiked in value, with one deep-pocketed bidder forking over nearly $3.5 million during a charity auction.