Day: February 21, 2020

Friday morning news, February 21, 2020

Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison » Trump loyalist and ally Roger Stone was sentenced Thursday to more than three years in federal prison.  That followed a controversial move by Attorney General William Barr to back off the prosecutors’ original sentencing recommendation. 

Culture Friday – Is the traditional family model overrated?

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday the 21st of February, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MYRNA BROWN, HOST: And I’m Myrna Brown. First up: Culture Friday.

Kicker – On-duty date night

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: You know how it is when you try to go out for a nice quiet evening, but something work related pops up that you just have to take care of? 

Review – The Call of the Wild

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Friday, February 21st. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Myrna Brown. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: a warm and engaging adventure story for dog lovers of all ages.

Word Play – An esquivalient dictionary editor

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Friday, February 21st. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Myrna Brown. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Equivalent writers don’t get very far in journalism. But they make great dictionary editors. WORLD’s George Grant explains why on this month’s edition of Word Play.

Listening In: Philip Ryken

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith, and today you’re listening in on my conversation with the president of Wheaton College, Dr. Philip Ryken.