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: Can a listener go around the world in 80 days on the money she found at a garage sale? She’ll find out today on Value This!
Q: What did Mr. Rogers and Paul Newman have in common? (We have discovered Brian is in this elite group as well.)
Q: What was the best selling book in 1783?
Those Were the Days
The Wright Brothers were awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for their amazing work on flight. Speaking of flight (and speed), the Indianapolis Speedway held their first race. In Canada they passed a law prohibiting poor people from entering their country…and the US Mint introduced the first Lincoln head cent.
Top song of the year was Put On Your Old Gray Bonnet.
Saying of the Week
Whether you reed (sic) or write, accustom yourselves to stand at a high desk.