Monday – Friday: 5:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Chris brings a unique brand of opinionated talk and humor to mornings on Talk Radio 1210, WPHT.
Chris studied comedy writing and television production as an intern with Late Show with David Letterman in New York. His diverse background also found Chris taking two years away from the microphone to work as a representative and press assistant to U.S. Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06).
Chris has been a contributor to CNN and serves as a guest host for the country’s top talk show hosts including Senator Fred Thompson, Michael Savage, and Lou Dobbs.
Stigall On Republicans Targeting Philly Beer Gardens: They’re Acting Like ‘Nanny-state, Money-grubbing Democrats’
Chris Stigall criticized Republican State Senators in Pennsylvania for attempting to coerce the PA Liquor Control Board to close outdoor beer gardens that have sprung up around Philadelphia for the summer.
Chris discussed Actor Jason Biggs apology on the View for comments he made on Twitter after the Malaysian Airlines tragedy last week, Former NFL Coach Tony Dungy saying he would not have drafted Michael Sam and the future of Philadelphia’s beer gardens. He took calls on whether President Obama should’ve changed his schedule after the plane crash and Israel’s invasion into Gaza.
Chris Stigall spoke with Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about his All-Star break and the team’s philosophy heading into the second half.
Chris discusses the happenings over the weekend regarding Russia’s involvement in a rocket attack that downed a Malaysian Airlines plane last week and Israel’s invasion into Gaza, as well as Rory McIlroy stating he is “proud of himself” following his win at the British Open. He talks to Jeff Roe and Chaka Fattah Jr. on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 and Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg at 8:20.
Miller, the Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs, detailed numerous examples of obstructions an investigation team encountered during their visit to the Philadelphia VA on July 2nd.
Chris discusses President Obama’s visit to Delaware today, Senator Bob Casey joining the opposition to the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision, and Sixer draft pick Joel Embiid trying to pick up Kim Kardashian on Twitter. He talks to Steve-O from Jackass at 7:20, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT’s Rick Grimaldi at 8, and Florida Congressman Jeff Miller at 8:20.
Chris discusses Michael Nutter’s apology for the WaWa Welcome America 4th of July concert. Chris also talks about Jon Stewart’s softball questions for Hillary Clinton. Roxy an Australian Cattle Dog is this weeks Piazza Pet of the Week.
Documentary filmmaker Dennis Michael Lynch joins Chris to discuss the border scandal and his new film “They Come To America 2″. PA Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick joins Chris to talk about the hearings and new developments in the Veterans Administration scandal. Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is returning to an active desk job in San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston.
Chris returns from vacation. Collin Hanna and Michael Bronstein go head to head on this weeks edition of the morning matchup. Chris champions Tom Corbett for finally standing firm on the budget. Chris also talks immigration and the closings of multiple Atlantic City casinos.
Chris broadcasts live from Independence Visitors Center on the 4th of July. He talks to Ed Welch from the National Park Service at 6:20, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday at 7:00, Amy Needle from Historic Philadelphia at 7:20, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece at 8:00, Author and descendent of George Washington, Austin Washington, at 8:20, and to Independence Visitors Center CEO Jim Cuorato at 8:50.
Filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza: ‘Liberalism Is An Ideology Based On Envy, Resentment, Hatred & Self-Hatred’
He contests that leftists are attempting to rewrite history to change the perception of America.
Chris Stigall talked to Senator Pat Toomey on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the gridlock in Washington and what he thinks needs to happen in order to reverse course.
Chris asks why the 4th of July doesn’t attract more visitors to Philadelphia? He talks to Robert Shibley from FIRE at 7:20, Senator Pat Toomey at 8:00, and Filmmaker and Author Dinesh D’Souza at 8:20.
Chris Stigall spoke with former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about a variety of topics in advance of the Fourth of July.
Chris discussed the popularity of soccer in the US after the loss of the men’s World Cup team, Governor Tom Corbett’s handling of the budget standoff and he took calls on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s refusal to answer questions about the Supreme Court ruling in the Hobby Lobby case. He talked to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum at 8:20.