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Joining Lisa Garr (email) is fungi authority Paul Stamets, who'll discuss his discovery on how to use mushrooms to decompose toxic wastes and pollutants, catch and reduce silt from streambeds and pathogens from agricultural watersheds, as well as control insect populations, and generally enhance the health of our forests, gardens and bodies. First hour guest, Dr. Marilyn Wedge, family therapist and ADHD expert, will discuss how powerful stimulant drugs like Ritalin and Adderall are prescribed to treat childhood hyperactivity but rarely help.

From 6-10pm PT, Art Bell: Somewhere in Time returns to 12/18/01 when Whitley Strieber discussed the book he and Art co-wrote together The Coming Global Superstorm and Brendan Cook and Barbara McBeath shared eerie EVP recordings. Listen here.

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Fun $1 Facts

Fun $1 Facts

The following dollar bill trivia is from moneyfactory.com(1):

  • The first $1 notes featured a portrait of Secretary of the Treasury Salmon P. Chase (1861-1864).
  • George Washington's portrait first appeared on $1 notes in 1869.
  • $1 notes make up 45% of all money printed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
  • The life span of a new $1 note is 22 months.
  • If you had 10 billion $1 notes and spent one every second of every day, it would take you 317 years to go broke.

Have you ever wondered where that $1 bill in your pocket has been, or where it will go next? Check out wheresgeorge.com(2) to find out.

1. http://www.moneyfactory.com/
2. http://www.wheresgeorge.com/

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