Culture Friday, Singing in the Shower, the best Sherlock Holmes, Listening In
Today’s news and Culture Friday with John Stonestreet, how to bring about cultural change, plus: Bob Case talks about work songs in Singing in the Shower, Phil Boatwright reviews the best Sherlock Holmes films, a preview of ‘Listening In,’ and more
NSA snooping: The White House shrugs off an independent panel’s assessment of NSA snooping as the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board issued a report this week in which it called the NSA’s mass data collection illegal.
Political targeting: New accusations have arisen of political targeting at the IRS. A group of Hollywood conservatives says it’s been standing helplessly in the agency’s crosshairs for a couple of years now.
EPA: Critics of the EPA say it too has overstepped its authority in recent years to achieve political ends. According to the sworn deposition of one former high-ranking EPA official, there may indeed be cause for concern.
Business/economy: WORLD News Group’s Warren Cole Smith reports that stocks were down sharply on Thursday.
Culture Friday: Bringing about cultural change
John Stonestreet of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview discusses the process of cultural change.
‘Singing in the Shower’: Work songs
Bob Case is the former director of the WORLD Journalism Institute. His “Singing in the Shower” series airs each Friday.
The best Sherlock Holmes?
Home video reviewer Phil Boatwright talks today about the Sherlock Holmes films starring Basil Rathbone as the the great detective. Phil is the editor of PreviewOnline.org.
This weekend’s ‘Listening In’
We offer a quick preview today of WORLD News Group’s new weekend talk show, “Listening In.” This weekend’s guest is Rep. James Lankford (R-Okla.), a declared candidate for Oklahoma’s special election for the U.S. Senate.