Day: February 20, 2020

Thursday morning news, February 20, 2020

Candidates take aim at Bloomberg, Sanders in Vegas debate » AUDIO: The Democratic presidential debate, live from Las Vegas, Nevada  Six White House hopefuls once again squared off in last night’s debate, hosted by NBC News. It was easily the feistiest debate so far and the fireworks started early. 

Ending international adoptions

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 20th of February, 2020. You’re listening to The World and Everything in It and we are so glad you are.  Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up: international adoption.

Religious liberty at the border

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: religious liberty at the border. 

Kicker – From knockoff to masterpiece

MARY REICHARD, HOST: For decades, Pennsylvania’s Allentown Art Museum has displayed a nearly 400-year-old knockoff of a famous Rembrandt masterpiece—an oil-and-oak panel painting called “Portrait of a Young Woman.” 

Passing on the cowboy way

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, February 20th. You’re listening to The World and Everything in It! Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next: an icon of the American West—cowboys. 

Listening In preview – Phil Ryken

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next, an excerpt from Listening In. This week, host Warren Smith visits with pastor and college president Philip Ryken. Over the last 10 years, he’s led Wheaton College through a handful of controversies. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: In this excerpt of their conversation, Warren asks Ryken how he helps the school stay faithful...

Cal Thomas – Moderate means nothing in politics

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, February 20th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Journalists often throw around political labels as shorthand to describe candidates and their positions. Commentator Cal Thomas says those labels should not go unchallenged.