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 discusses Hillary Clinton’s return of the twang, the hawks of the GOP that created ISIS, the less than enthused response to Rick Santorum’s announcement. He talks with comedian Julian McCullough at 7:20AM to promote his appearance at Helium Comedy Club this weekend and John Stemler, the brewer and owner of Free Will Brewing along with the Executive Director of Philly Beer Week at 8:00AM to talk about Philly Beer Week.
Commonwealth Foundation Pres. On Pa. Pension Reform: Gov. Wolf Should Put People’s Interests Over Special Interests
Commonwealth Foundation President and CEO, Matt Brouillette, spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about the teachers’ pension crisis in Pennsylvania.
Chris discusses the Welcome America lineup, Ruben Amaro Jr.’s controversial comments, and Rand Paul’s strategy. He talks with Lt. Col. John Nagl at 7:20AM about the fight against ISIS and Citified’s Jay McCalla at 8:00AM about his article that said that black politicians will “rue the day” that they backed Jim Kenney.
Chris discusses “underinsurance”, Joe Paterno’s bridge, and appropriate Memorial day greetings. He talks with St. Joseph’s Rugby head coach Dan Yarusso and captain Dan Diehl at 8:20AM about the rugby championship at PPL Park this weekend.
Turzanski On Temple U. Prof Accused Of Selling Research To China: We Should Be Worried, The Chinese Own Everything
Ed Turzanski spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall about Xioaxing Xi, Temple University’s Head of the Physics Department, who is accused of selling his research to the Chinese government.
Chris discusses the ghost cars on the Turnpike, Hillary’s classified emails on her private server, and he shares his thoughts on Memorial Day.He talks with Colin Hanna from Let Freedom Ring and Michael Bronstein of Bronstein & Weaver for the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00AM about Hillary’s emails and Rand Paul’s “filibuster”, La Salle professor Ed Turzanski at 7:20AM about the Temple University spy, CBS3 Sports Director Beasley Reece at 8:00AM about the Phillies and the 76ers draft lottery, and Philadelphia Daily News’ contributor Christine Flowers at 8:20AM about her article on Jim Kenney.
Broadcasting from Ocean City, Chris discusses Chris Christie wanting an apology, Iowa voters’ thoughts on Hillary, and a poll saying that people support banning hate speech. He talks with economist Chris Butler for Finance Friday at 7:00AM about parking meters and parents paying their adult children’s bills, New Jersey Monthly’s Ken Schlager at 7:20AM about the best Jersey Shore towns, Phillies Announcer Scott Franzke at 8:00AM for Fridays with Franzke about everything that is going on with the Phillies, and Sen. Pat Toomey at 8:20AM about the NSA, Amtrak, and arming the police.
Chris discusses the final Late Show episode, Rand Paul’s unofficial filibuster, and how kids act around adults. He talks with Arnez J at 8:00AM to promote his appearance at Helium Comedy Club this weekend.
Filmmaker Ann McelHinney spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall about the conversations that she had with convicted abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell ahead of the movie that she is producing about him.
La Salle Political Science professor Dr. Mary Ellen Balchunis told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host that she not only expects Kenney to win the election this November, but is already predicting a second term.
I’m writing this for me. Selfishly, right now, all I can think about is how much he mattered to me in the most formative years of my life.
Chris discusses Jim Kenney winning the democratic primary, “Punxatawney Hill” coming out of hiding, and much more. He talks with La Salle University professor Mary Ellen Balchunis at 7:00AM about the mayoral primary results, Ann McelHinney at 7:20AM about the Kermit Gosnell movie, and Philadelphia Magazine editor Tom McGrath at 8:00AM about the Kinney winning and Amtrak.
Chris discusses Sen. Rand Paul and President Obama’s visit to the area, Jim Kenney’s latest endorsement, Punxatawney Hill, and a ball hitting an elderly woman in the face on live TV. He talks with Philadelphia Inquirer’s Chris Brennan at 7:20AM about the mayoral primary, afternoon drive host Rich Zeoli at 8:00AM about Paul and Obama’s visit, and The Weekly Standard’s Johnathan Last at 8:20AM about “Dadly Virtues.”
State Director Of Pa. Chapter Of Americans For Prosperity: Tax Bill 504 Does Nothing To Address The Real Issues
Beth Anne Mumford, the State Director of the Pennsylvania Chapter of Americans for Prosperity, spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHTabout tax bill 504.
Comcast VP On Stephanopoulos And Williams Controversies: ‘Just Because You Are A News Anchor Does Not Mean That You Are Not A Human Being’
David L. Cohen, the Senior Executive Vice President of Comcast said that with regards to ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos’ contributions to the Clinton Foundation, he is not “not going to declare myself the judicator of news ethics, the way that some others have…like Vanity Fair.”