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:   Somebody has Brian and Leon stumped, for a change.  Neither could figure out what this strange brass tube with a point on the end was for, but we’ll find out.  If you don’t get that point we’ll talk about art forgery.  You might get that.  If that doesn’t work we’ll talk about a real “shocker” someone has in their possession.

Stumper

Q:When a piece of Tiffany glass is numbered, what does the letter X mean prior to the numbers?

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Last week

Q:  What Major General of the Civil War wrote a best-selling novel and what was it called?  (Hint:  it wasn’t Gone With the Wind!)

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Those Were the Days

1973. 

The year of the arcade game “Pong,” the introduction of the MRI, and All in the Family as the #1 TV show.  Jim Croce and Bruce Lee died.  Jim Croce had one of the top songs of the year in Bad Leroy Brown.  The top song was Tie a Yellow Ribbon by Tony Orlando and Dawn.

 

 

Saying of the Week

 If you dig it, do it.  If you dig it a lot, do it twice.

Jim Croce


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