Tag Archives: World News Center

The World News Center’s Found Footage

Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in to chat about Dwayne Johnson in Shazam, yet another Spider-Man movie, and why he hopes we don’t see a found footage superhero horror movie.  Plus: more great news on MS research and other things that made this segment “really gooder.”

Good News from the World News Center

Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in with a Battle of the Garage Bands update, and then discussed a cure for MS and more advances against Alzheimer’s.

 

A Public Service Message From the World News Center

World News Center bureau chief Bill McCormick called in to shoot down rumors of emphysema, explain the history of lavender, and the status of renewable energy around the world in the wake of the Paris Climate Agreement withdrawal.

A Super Fun Superhero Update from the World News Center

Bill McCormick called in live from the World News Center with a light and somewhat fluffy update as we covered Guardians 2, Avengers, Ant-man, Wonder Woman, and Marvel’s Diversity Debacle.  Plus:  A visit to downtown Downers Grove.

A Nice and Rough and Dark and Demented World News Center Visit

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center with a variety of topics, including listener e-mail, a documentary about African-American women in Rock and Roll, dark and demented nursery rhymes, and the latest in the CW lineup of superhero shows.

 

Battle of the Garage Bands with Bill McCormick

World News Center Bureau Chief Bill McCormick called in to talk about a great new contest for independent musicians, “Battle of the Garage Bands,” sponsored by the fine folks at LiftMaster.  We chatted about the details of the promotion and shared stories of bad club gigs.  Also, due to some phone issues, I’ll finally get to use the Command-D function in Final Draft (for dual/overlapping dialogue) when this segment is eventually made into a web series.

Bill McCormick Live in Person from the World News Center

Bill McCormick called in for another interesting, informative, and entertaining chat.  I assume. This description was written before the segment to save time.  Update:  a warning about Internet scams and a discussion of Mary Magdalene and St. Peter.

 

Practical Teleporting from the World News Center

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to discuss our upcoming 7th anniversary show, practical teleporting, and bad science jokes.  Plus:  lighter topics including the death of consciousness and the scientific essence of the soul.

 

The World News Center: “Don’t Click on That!”

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to warn everyone about a computer virus scam that’s been going around and costing people hundreds of dollars.  Plus: we discuss Power Rangers, Justice League trailers, and how old is too old to be an Avenger.

Another Visit From the World News Center

Bill McCormick called in from the World News Center to discuss St. Patrick’s Day, Aquaman, and Iron First, and shared some messages from listeners.