Tag Archives: World News Center

Bill McCormick and Magic Mushrooms

Bill McCormick joined us from the World News Center to share a story about a quiet suburb, two idiots, and magic mushrooms.  Plus:  physics vs. chemistry, Iron Fist, and trying to reunite the 60s Batman cast.

 

Visiting New Planets with Bill McCormick

In his weekly visit from the World News Center, Bill McCormick discussed the new planets circling TRAPPIST-1 (Not named after the monks, although NESMITH-4 was indeed named after The Monkees), parallel timelines of evolution, and mining other moons for resources. Plus:  balloon sharks, Twilight sparkles, and Russian hackers on Planet F.

Bill McCormick Opens the Mailbag

Bill McCormick joined us live from the World News Center and opened the mailbag to address some questions and concerns from listeners, including dogs & dairy, “Supergirl” the musical, and curing cancer with an obscene corkscrew.

Bill McCormick is Big in Bosnia

In our weekly visit from the World News Center, Bill McCormick shares a letter from a new listener in Bosnia, and then gives us the latest on alien probes, animated super hero backstories, and the surprise return of Samurai Jack and Firefly.

 

The World News Center with Dave & Darren

Bill McCormick joined us once again from the World News Center with a rundown of superhero-related shows coming soon to your TV screen, including “Powerless,” “Legion,” “Iron Fist,” and “The Defenders.”  Plus:  we discuss the insane catchiness of Wiggles songs, and form the “Double-D Wacky Morning Zoo Show.”

 

Opening the Mailbag with Bill McCormick

In this week’s segment with Bill McCormick from the World News Center, we circle back on some stories covered over the past few weeks and answer some questions from listeners.

At the Movies with Bill McCormick

Bill McCormick joined us live from the World News Center with a rundown on March movies, including Logan, Kong and the Power Rangers movie, plus an update on Ghost in the Shell.

Another visit to the World News Center

We checked in with Bill McCormick from the World News Center for a lively discussion about high-end and low-end tacos, $10,000 watches, exoskeletons at Target, and superhero brain candy.  Plus:  Why we wear pants to do the radio show, and why Deadpool is still not for kids.

New Year, New World News Center

Bill McCormick joined us live from the World News Center for the first time in 2017 with a lengthy list of topics to cover.   Listen as we discuss “Vixen,” Alzheimer’s research, fun drug side effects, getting a new exoskeleton in about an hour, installing Google in your brain, and how you can be a mash-up of Cyborg and Wolverine.

Bill McCormick on Godzilla, Power Rangers, and Breaking the Laws of Physics

World News Center bureau chief Bill McCormick shared news about new movie versions of Godzilla and the Power Rangers before leading a discussion on Tabby’s Star, warp bubbles, and breaking the laws of physics.