Day: May 10, 2019

Friday morning news: May 10, 2019

Amid trade talks, new tariffs take effect against China » New tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods took effect this morning. The taxes on a variety of imports increased from 10 to 25 percent.

Culture Friday: Pro-life states

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday, the 10th of May, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up today, Culture Friday.

Kicker: Coffee at a medieval feast

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: One of the least offensive images on HBO’s violent and vile Game of Thrones turns out to be the most controversial.

Film review: Tolkien

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Friday, May 10th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Megan reviews the new biopic about the 20th century’s most influential fantasy writer.

Stories behind the songs

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, May 10th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. The scriptures remind us that the words we speak are powerful. They can build up and encourage, or tear down and disappoint.

Listening In: Ken Harrison

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith and today you’ll be listening in on my conversation with the new president of Promise Keepers, Ken Harrison.