Month: August 2019

Friday morning news: August 30, 2019

Florida, Georgia residents brace for Hurricane Dorian » Florida and Georgia are bracing for what forecasters now say could be a category 4 hurricane at landfall. 

Culture Friday: Evil in the shadows

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday, the 30th of August, 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. An unusual exception in federal court this week.

Kicker: Paddling the Pacific

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Antonio de la Rosa celebrated his 50th birthday alone on the Pacific Ocean. He sailed 2,500 miles from San Francisco to Hawaii on a tiny boat that barely pokes out of the water. 

Review: After the Wedding

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, August 30th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: a review of the new film After the Wedding. 

Listener feedback

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Friday, August 30th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. It’s time now for our August edition of listener feedback. Here to walk us through it is managing editor J.C. Derrick. Good morning, J.C.!

Thursday morning news: August 29, 2019

Dorian now forecasted to hit U.S. as major hurricane » Dorian is now on track to slam the eastern coast of Florida, and possibly Georgia, as a major hurricane. 

Religious liberty and assisted suicide in New Jersey

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday the 29th of August, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up, doctor-assisted suicide.

Canadian drug shortages

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It: drug shortages in Canada.

Kicker: Reading the rules

NICK EICHER, HOST: And now a lesson in reading the competition rules. All of them. 

Summer camp for kids with disabilities

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 29th. Thanks for listening to WORLD Radio today. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: a visit to a special summer camp.