Tag Archives: World News Center

World News Center: Radio on the TV

project-16 (1)Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in with exciting news about being part of an Amazon #1 bestseller. Also: Bill wistfully recalls his days as an IT pro, people who don’t believe in the Internet, and why the DC Universe is not doomed.  Plus: Casey Kasem as Scooby and Robin, Titans v. Teen Titans, and Josie and the Pussycats new death metal LP.

The World News Center’s Medical Myths

project-16 (1)Bill McCormick from the World News Center joined the show in his regular weekly slot for a lively discussion about Thanksgiving food misconceptions, cures “they” don’t want you to know about, and why you don’t really need to shop organic.

 

A Star Is Born at the World News Center

The World News Center’s Bill McCormick dialed us up for our weekly chat about things and whatnot.  This week we had an in-depth review and discussion about A Star Is Born, including thoughts on Oscar Bait, directing choices, casting rumors, and potential DVD commentary reveals (though the laundromat where I get my DVDs never has the special features).  Plus: an important public service announcement regarding an important drug treatment.

World News Center: Most People Have Never Heard of Most Things.

In his weekly visit from the World News Center, Bill McCormick and I had yet another lively discussion surrounding our never-ending series of random topics, including name-dropping, comic books, and eating human heads.

Bill McCormick’s Furry Fan Fiction

Bill McCormick dialed us up from the World News Center to chat about getting his name & photo in the paper (surprisingly, not a mug shot.) Things are going to start happening for him now!  We also discussed Bill being a furry guy (but not a Furry, though he does write Furry fiction). Plus:  Christopher Robin (a sweet, subversive movie), Captain Marvel vs. Shazam,and Aquaman‘s concentric circles.

 

World News Center: Canines Eating Cholesterol

Bill McCormick dialed in from the World News Center to chat about some important science stuff, including  an $850,000 cure for blindness, an artificial pancreas, sexy sleep apnea, and stopping heart attacks with cholesterol-eating canines.  

Hacking a Fish Tank with the World News Center

Screen Shot 2018-06-12 at 4.18.00 PMBill McCormick from the World News Center called in for his weekly visit and this time we chatted about hacking a fish tank, Alexa stealing your identity, changing the password on your nanny cam, and the unexpected advantages of a late ’90s garage door opener.  Plus: mutant superpowers and a public service announcement.

The World News Center’s Sexy Anime Robot Bees

In his weekly visit from the World News Center, Bill McCormick called in with some thoughts about his time at c2e2.  We also discussed banning & burning books and media and shared some live listener feedback.  Plus:  Sexy anime robot bees, more on the real-life Iron Man suit, and getting me closer to an Adamantium skeleton.

World News Center: Live from c2e2

Fantastic_Four_Bill McCormick called in from c2e2 where he’s selling his books, signing autographs, and inviting listeners to drop by his booth for a free burly, tattooed hug.  Plus: celebrating diversity in the comics industry, Black Panther in Saudi Arabia, and Bill agrees to sell a kidney to buy me a Jack Kirby Fantastic Four #1.

World News Center: c2e2 preview ‘n’ more

Bill McCormick called in once again from the World News Center on a bright and beautiful Friday to preview his appearance at c2e2 next weekend. Bill will be calling in live from the acoustically perfect basement of McCormick Place (no relation).  Plus:  more on Black Panther, the CW superhero lineup, making more realistic action figures, and for the 19th time, folks, Easter is not Ishtar.