Weekdays: 5:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Chris Stigall brings a contemporary brand of opinionated talk and humor to mornings on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT. Prior to his arrival in Philadelphia, Chris’s radio career began in Kansas City where he worked on-air in various music formats before transitioning to talk radio. Chris’s diverse background includes an internship with the Late Show with David Letterman in New York and serving as a representative and press assistant to a United States Congressman. Chris regularly addresses various Philadelphia civic clubs and political action committees. He also has appeared as a guest on CNN and Fox News. His radio interviews regularly make national news on prominent websites like the Drudge Report. He also contributes as a guest columnist for publications such as Breitbart’s Big Hollywood, American Spectator, Human Events and Philadelphia Magazine.
Chris discussed New Jersey Chris Christie’s announcement that he is running for President, a study that says fireworks are toxic and two pilots in Argentina that were fired for letting a model fly a plane. He also talked with Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00.
Longtime baseball executive Andy MacPhail will take over the role as Team President from Pat Gillick at the end of the 2015 season. MacPhail is optimistic the team will be able to rebound from their current downward trend.
Chris discussed yesterday’s Supreme Court rulings, NBC’s decision to fire Donald Trump, and Comedian Amy Schumer’s response to racism charges. He talked with John Hayward from Breitbart.com at 8:00 and incoming Phillies President Andy MacPhail at 8:20.
CBS 3 Sports Director Beasley Reece said he was not surprised by Phillies’ Manager Ryne Sandberg’s resignation on Friday and holds the players responsible for his untimely demise.
Chris discussed the Supreme Court’s ruling on gay marriage and the resignation of Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg. He also talked with Colin Hanna and Jason Springer on the Monday Morning Matchup, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine.
Comedian Godfrey told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall that he believes there is racism within the gay community.
Ben Domenech, publisher at The Federalist and Senior Fellow at The Heartland Institute, says Justice John Roberts “bent over backward” to save Obamacare and “avoid a real plain text reading of what the law actually said.”
“Reality will prevail, and reality is probably less enthusiastic than some of these stocks behaved yesterday, that’s for sure. Tenet Healthcare was up twelve percent yesterday; I really don’t think that it was that meaningful to Tenet Healthcare, but you’re right. This is a sugar high. Enjoy it while it’s here,” he said.
Chris Stigall broadcasts live from Woody’s of Dewey Beach in Delaware. Chris discusses the Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare. He talks with Ben Domenech of The Federalist at 6:20AM and economist Chris Butler at 7:00AM for Finance Friday about the Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare. He also talks with Philadelphia Daily News and WPHT host Christine Flowers talks with Chris about her article comparing conservative and liberal women and Phillies announcer Scott Franzke at 8:00AM for Fridays with Franzke about the all-star game voting and the effect that attendance decline has on players.
Chris discusses Bobby Jindal’s presidential announcement, Obamatrade deal passing in the Senate, Pat Toomey hopping back into the gun legislation ring, and Jim Webb’s thoughts on the Confederate flag. He talks with comedian Godfrey at 7:20AM to promote his appearance at Helium Comedy Club this weekend.
Chris discusses the removal of the Confederate flag from Dukes of Hazzard, the aftershocks of the huge storm yesterday, and the “crazy train” that is a Donald Trump presidential run. He talks with Philadelphia Magazine editor Tom McGrath at 8:00AM about the severe storm last night and taking down the confederate flag.
Chris discusses the removal of the Confederate flag in South Carolina, the Presidential N Word on a podcast, and his lost trip while not having a phone. He talks with author Kirsten Powers at 7:20AM about her book “The Silencing: How the Left is Killing Free Speech”, Rachel Dolezal and much more. He also speaks with author and journalist Stephen Witt at 8:20AM about “How Music Got Free”.
Chris discusses how the Democrats have turned the Confederate flag in South Carolina into the topic it is, a known racist donating money to presidential campaigns, and the FBI Director refusing to call the Charleston, South Carolina shooting an Act of Terrorism. Chris talks with Colin Hanna from Let Freedom Ring and Michael Bronstein of Bronstein & Weaver at 7:00 AM for Monday Morning Matchup about top-tier Republicans in Philadelphia for a conference, and a key figure in Obamacare. He also talks with CBS3 Sports Director Beasley Reece at 8:00AM about the U.S. Open and Chip Kelly.
Chris broadcasts live from Wally Mitchell’s in Surf City on Long Beach Island. He discusses the Pope’s climate change encyclical, the Charleston Church shooting, and the French government’s warning against sex jokes. He talks with economist Chris Butler at 7:00AM for Finance Friday about Chris’ experience’s in France and Jack Lew’s comments on foreign markets, Phillies announcer Scott Franzke at 8:00AM for Fridays With Franzke about Cole Hamels cleaning out his locker and Jeff Francoeur’s pitching stint, and with astronaut Rick Mastracchio at 8:20AM ahead of him throwing out the first pitch tonight.
Chris discusses people surprisingly taking Donald Trump serious, acting black, Jeb Bush disqualifying himself two years ago, and his wife’s attempt to declutter her life. He talks with FOX News contributor Gretchen Carlson at 8:20AM about her book “Getting Real.”