Tag Archives: World News Center

Diabolical Birds & Manipulative Octopuses

henryDuring his weekly visit from the World News Center, Bill McCormick once again seized the opportunity to scare the living bejeezus out of us with tales of diabolical ravens, manipulative octopuses, goats with jackhammers, independent civilizations of pigeons, and an uninhabitable earth by 2100.  Happy Friday!

 

World News Center: Ban the Ban

2016-ireadbannedbooks-buttonBill McCormick gave us a holler from the World News Center for a lengthy yet lively chat about Barnes and Noble wiping out literature on behalf of Target, as well as catching us up on the newest superhero shows.

 

 

Hellboy & Drunk Thor

Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in to talk about a new trigonometric discovery, the controversial reboot of Hellboy, and more Ghost In The Shell nonsense.  Plus: Teen Titans, Ben Affleck is still Batman, special movie screenings, and Drunk Thor.

 

Nuclear Monkeys in the World News Center

nuclear monkeyBill McCormick from the World News Center again decided to make us all curl up and hide with news of carnivorous monkeys playing rock-paper-scissors to learn how to take over the planet.  Plus: funny stuff about cannibalism, science taken out of context, a genius-level octopus and chimps splitting the atom.

 

The World News Center’s Build-a-Baby Workshop

build a babyWorld News Center Bureau Chief Bill McCormick called in for a lively discussion on a new technology that has some people pondering the repercussions of custom-made babies. Plus:  underwhelming big-budget 6th grade green screen special effects, 3 awesome minutes of telepathic CGI dogs, and The Emoji Movie vs. Wreck-It-Ralph.

 

The World News Center Imports Chinese Photons

Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in to calm everyone down regarding teleporting Chinese photons and their potential use for evil.  Plus:  quantum entangled baseballs, cats renting apartments, becoming Rick Dees, and the lifesaving power of EDM.

The World News Center is Idiot-Proof

waffleOn this week’s segment from the World News Center, Bill McCormick assures a listener’s friend she is not an idiot and shares the latest information on warp drive technology and practical applications.  Plus: Time-hopping waffles, space travel conspiracy theories, and intergalactic in-flight entertainment.

 

 

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.