Richard Leroy Walters -- Homeless man left $4 million estate

By Jake on
Richard Leroy Walters was a homeless former engineer.When he passed away, he left behind a $4 million estate, a sizable portion of which went to NPR.So NPR did the favor of finding out who he was.From an article at NPR: Every day on NPR, listeners hear funding credits — or, in other words, very short, simple commercials.A few weeks ago, a new one made it to air: "Support for NPR comes from the estate of Richard Leroy Walters, whose life was enriched by NPR, and whose bequest seeks to...Read Full Story