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'Grinch bots' are apparently 'stealing' hot toys and jacking up the prices

Popular holiday toys are being bought and sold by bots at significant markups. Many are out-of-stock through traditional retailers like Toys R Us, Walmart, and Target. Some are being sold for up to 162 times their listed price. Sen. Chuck Schumer is calling on retailers to take steps to prevent the problem. If you've had trouble finding popular Christmas gifts like Fingerlings and the NES Classic Edition online, you're not alone.
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