Day: September 18, 2020

Friday morning news – September 18, 2020

High water rescues ongoing as Ala., Fla. brace for more flooding » Rescuers on the Gulf Coast used high-water vehicles Thursday to reach people cut off by floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Sally. 

Culture Friday – Genocide in Nigeria

MARY REICHARD: It’s Friday the 18th of September, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: Culture Friday.

Kicker – Bidding on a T-Rex

NICK EICHER, HOST: Well, if you are a history buff, here’s your chance to bid on a unique piece of history. 

Review – Boys State

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, September 18th. Thanks for joining us today for The World and Everything in It. So glad to have you along! Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next: an award-winning documentary about mock elections and very real political drama.

Word Play – All that glisters

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, September 18th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Here’s George Grant now on  nuance in the meaning of words.