Month: July 2020

The World and Everything in It — July 31, 2020

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Welcome to a special edition of our program.

Friday morning news – July 31, 2020

Economy takes record dive in most recent quarter » The U.S. economy plunged by a record-shattering 32.9 percent annual rate in the last quarter, ending in June. 

Culture Friday – John Crist’s comeback

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Friday, July 31st, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. A warm welcome to those watching the broadcast live here in Charlottesville, Virginia, I’m Megan Basham.

Kicker – Mannequins at meals

NICK EICHER, HOST: Alright, no one has any idea how much longer this coronavirus new normal is going to go, but just as we’re doing today with our live recording fully compliant with local law, we are finding new ways to cope.

Review – The Outpost

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday July 31st. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: a modern-day war film that has been getting a lot of buzz. But our reviewer Megan Basham is here now to explain why...

Listener Feedback

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, July 31st. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher.

Thursday morning news – July 30, 2020

U.S. to pull 12,000 troops out of Germany » The United States is moving nearly 12,000 troops out of Germany. Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced the plan on Wednesday.  ESPER: Of the 11,900, nearly 5,600 servicemembers will be repositioned within NATO countries. and approximately 6,400 will return to the United States, though many of these...

Virus spike, quarantine fatigue clash in the Heartland

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Thursday the 30th of July, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham.

A dose of fresh air for schools and churches

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: creative meeting management.