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2018 Outtakes

JOHNNY FRANKLIN, PRODUCER: Today is Monday the 31st day of December 2018. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Johnny Franklin. CARL PEETZ, PRODUCER: And I’m Carl Peetz. See Johnny, I knew we could do it!

Friday morning news: December 28, 2018

Government shutdown enters Day 7 with no end in sight » It is now Day 7 of the partial government shutdown.

Culture Friday: Year-in-review

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Friday the 28th of December, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. It’s Culture Friday for the last Friday of 2018 and John Stonestreet joins me now. John, good morning. Trust your Christmas...

Kicker: Black Sea seal

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Curiosity’s supposed to be for cats but no one told a young seal pup in the UK.

Film review: Aquaman

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, December 28th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: Megan Basham reviews the new film Aquaman.

Listener feedback

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Friday, December 28th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. It’s now time for your listener feedback!

Listening In: Robert Whitlow

WARREN SMITH, HOST: I’m Warren Smith, and today you’ll be listening in on my conversation with attorney filmmaker and the bestselling author of legal thrillers, Robert Whitlow.

Thursday morning news: December 27, 2018

Trump makes surprise visit to Iraq » President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump made a surprise trip to Iraq on Wednesday. They visited with troops stationed at the Al-Asad Airbase west of Baghdad. It was the president’s first trip to meet with service personnel in a conflict zone.

Notable deaths in 2018: Print, film, science, and culture

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 27th of December, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: A final round of notable deaths from 2018.

Kicker: Every vote counts

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Every vote counts!