Day: November 8, 2019

The World and Everything in It — November 8, 2019

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Good morning! Darwinian evolution had a formidable foe in Phillip Johnson, a lawyer who read all the books and poked gaping holes in their logic. He died this week and today we remember him. JOHNSON: I like to think of myself as the reader for whom all those books were intended and I’m...

Friday morning news: November 8, 2019

China, U.S. move closer to deescalating trade war » The United States and China have agreed to ramp down the trade war as part of an initial agreement. That according to Chinese Commerce Ministry spokesman Gao Feng.  FENG (Mandarin): [Fade in and under] He told reporters Thursday that negotiators agreed to a “phased cancellation” of tariff hikes...

Culture Friday: An intelligent design pioneer

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday, November 8th, 2019.  Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher.  We’ll add a fourth voice in just a moment, that of John Stonestreet, who’s back from a...

Kicker: Paying for parking tickets with PB&J

NICK EICHER, HOST: Here’s some news that might help you get out of a jam … especially if you have some jam or some jelly, and you’ll get my meaning in a minute. At the University of Alaska, officials there have an innovative program for satisfying parking tickets. You can pay cash, check, credit card...

Film review: Last Christmas

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, November 8th.  Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day.  Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Next on The World and Everything in It, a new romantic comedy that I think will help you get into the holiday spirit. NOW, among...

Listener Feedback

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Friday, November 8th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. NICK EICHER, HOST: I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. It’s time now for your listener feedback! EICHER: Alright, let’s jump right in with a few corrections.  I’ll start with...

Listening In: Rachael Denhollander

WARREN SMITH: I’m Warren Smith and today you’re listening in on my conversation with lawyer, author, sexual abuse survivor and activist Rachael Denhollander.