Month: November 2018

History Book

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book. Today, a space rock hits a woman while she’s taking a nap. And 28 years ago, Margaret Thatcher resigns as Britain’s prime minister. NICK EICHER, HOST: But first, we mark the 183rd birthday of one of America’s foremost humorists. Here’s Paul...

J.C. Derrick: Screen-time distractions

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, November 26th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Screen time can be a blessing or a curse depending on how much or for what purpose you use it.

Friday morning news: November 23, 2018

Holiday shopping season arrives » The Christmas shopping season is upon us. Millions of bargain hunters are packing department stores today.  

Culture Friday: The courage of Isabella Chow

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday the 23rd of November, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.

Kicker: Freeway traffic

MARY REICHARD, HOST: State Police in Maine got a call last week about a quadruped walking into traffic on an interstate highway, and refusing to leave.

Preroll special

NICK EICHER, HOST: So many interesting people from so many different places.

Film review: Green Book

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next on The World and Everything in It: Megan Basham’s review of the new movie Green Book.

Children’s book recommendations for Christmas

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, November 23rd. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Today is Black Friday—known as one of the busiest shopping days of the year.

Listening In: Carey Nieuwhof

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith and today you’ll be listening in on my conversation with pastor and podcaster Carey Nieuwhof.

Thursday morning news: November 22, 2018

California rains bring relief and more danger » Much needed Rainfall in a fire-ravaged area of Northern California is good news for firefighters. But it’s also raising the risk of flash floods, debris flows, and mudslides.