Month: February 2019

Friday morning news: February 22, 2019

Trump administration prepping for second North Korea summit » The Trump administration is making last minute preparations for the second summit next week between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam.

Culture Friday: The war between the L and T in LGBT

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Friday the 22nd of February, 2019. First up on The World and Everything in It: Culture Friday.

Kicker: Small dog warning

MARY REICHARD, HOST: We’ve all received alerts warning us about severe weather. It could be a flash flood watch, a severe thunderstorm or freeze warning.

Film review: The Visitor

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, February 22nd. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Megan Basham reviews a heartwarming movie about the joys of welcoming new people into our community.

Listener feedback

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, February 22nd. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. It’s time for your listener feedback.

Listening In: Jonathan Rogers

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith and today you will be listening in on my conversation with novelists and Flannery O’Connor, biographer, Dr. Jonathan Rogers.

Thursday morning news: February 21, 2019

Russia threatens to aim more missiles at U.S. » Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday threatened to aim more missiles at the United States if the U.S. stations new intermediate range missiles in Europe.

Flagging interest in foreign languages

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Thursday the 21st of February, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: learning a second language.

Techbeat: The American AI Initiative

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: AI. That stands for artificial intelligence.  

Kicker: Lost in Paradise

NICK EICHER, HOST: A California family was reunited with their lost dog this week, a 12-year-old Akita named Kingston.