Value This - The weekly Radio Appraisal show with Brian Kathenes and Leon Castner

Brian and Leon, will blow your mind with their witty and thorough knowledge of everything that you can put a price tag on. Listen every week on your local public radio station.

Synopsis:   It didn’t take long.  Someone has a Trump autograph.  Is it worth anything?  Careful what you say.  You might be surprised.


Q:  Who gave away all the money received for winning a Nobel Prize for literature claiming “you don’t have a thing until you give it away?”

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Q:  Clark Gable was picked and acclaimed for his role as Rhett Butler in Gone with the Wind.  Margaret Mitchel’s choice was someone else.  Do you know who?

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Those Were the Days


This was the year Beanie Babies were “born”…thank or blame Ty Warner.  The bagless vacuum cleaner was invented.  (You mean you have to put a bag in them?)  Intel introduced the Pentium Processor ( which most of us don’t know about anyway).  It was also the year of the Branch Davidian siege in WACO, Texas and the repair of the Hubble Telescope by space shuttle Endeavor astronauts.  The song of the year was Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You.”



Saying of the Week

We are here on earth to do good to others.  What the others are here for, I don’t know.



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