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.
Friday’s announcement White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus would be leaving the Trump administration didn’t come as much of a surprise to anyone paying attention.
Chris discussed the failure of Senate Republicans to pass their ‘skinny repeal,’ Attorney General Jeff Sessions saying he’s been hurt by Donald Trump’s criticism and a fight breaking out a the ‘Sips’ event. He spoke with economist Chris Butler on Finance Friday about Jeff Bezos briefly passing Bill Gates to become the richest man in the world at 7:00 and CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger about his play, ‘Tommy and Me,’ returning to the Fringe Arts Theater at 8:00.
Chris discussed Donald Trump banning transgender service members, a proposal from within the White House raise taxes on the highest earners and Hillary Clinton’s upcoming memoir. He spoke with author and University of Pennsylvania Professor, Dr Jody Foster, about her book, ‘The Schmuck In My Office,’ at 7:20 and comedian Chris Franjola, who will be performing at Punchline Philly this weekend at 8:20.
Beth Grossman says one of the reasons she is running for District Attorney is to stop corruption within the Democratic Party of Philadelphia.
Chris discussed allegations that Congressman Bob Brady paid a rival to drop out of a primary race, the arrest of a Democratic IT staffer and Senator John McCain’s return to the Senate after being diagnosed with brain cancer. He spoke with Beth Grossman, the Republican candidate for District Attorney in Philadelphia at 8:00.
Conservative columnist Kurt Schlichter says Donald Trump should fire Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating whether his presidential campaign colluded with the Russian government.
Chris discussed the tension between Donald Trump and his attorney General Jeff Sessions and Democrats unveiling a new economic message. He talked with comedian Jimmy Failla about Trump’s dealings with Congress at 7:20 and columnist Kurt Schlichter about his piece on why Donald Trump should fire Robert Mueller at 8:00.
Author Joshua Green says Donald Trump ‘thrives on chaos’ inside the White House, pitting advisers against each other to battle over ideas.
Chris discusses Anthony Scaramucci being named the new White House Communications Director, Sean Spicer’s resignation as Press Secretary and the dangers of not getting enough sleep. He spoke with author Joshua Green about his new book, ‘Devil’s Bargain,’ at 8:00 and Cameron Rupp from the Philadelphia Phillies about the first annual ‘Ruppapalooza,’ to benefit the PSPCA at 8:20.
Chris discussed Donald Trump’s criticism of Attorney General Jeff Sessions for recusing himself from the Russia investigation, OJ Simpson being granted parole and Elon Musk proposing a hyperloop from New York To Washington. He spoke with economist Chris Butler on Finance Friday about the best way to go about health care reform at 7:00 and comedian Steve Trevino at 8:00, who will be performing at Punchline Philly this weekend.
Kris Kobach says Donald Trump’s voter fraud commission is only seeking publicly available information on voters.
Chris discusses Arizona Senator John McCain being diagnosed with Cancer, Donald Trump wanting Republicans to stay in Washington until they pass health care reform and the Justice Department re-instituting civil asset forfeiture. At 8:45, he spoke with Kris Kobach, Vice-Chairman of Donald Trump’s election commission.
Author of ‘Fake Science’, Austin Ruse, says most Americans are not concerned about climate change.
Chris discussed the failure of Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and, at 8:20, he spoke with author Austin Ruse about his new book, ‘Fake Science.’
Chris discussed the defection of more Republican Senators from their plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, Chris Christie saying Donald Trump Jr’s meeting with a Russian lawyer was ‘probably against the law,’ and Thursday’s parole hearing for OJ Simpson. At 8:20, he spoke with author Alexander Klimburg about his new book, The Darkening Web.
Chris discusses Shep Smith’s criticism of Donald Trump Jr., the status of the Affordable Care Act repeal, the Philadelphia NAACP’s opposition to Lynn Abraham’s bid for interim District Attorney, and an article about trusting your child as your medical power of attorney.
Responding the criticism from Democratic District Attorney nominee Larry Krasner, former DA Lynn Abraham says he ‘hates police.’
Chris discussed Cosmo DiNardo’s confession for killing four men in Bucks County, a new health care reform bill from Senate Republicans and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie complaining about his radio audition. He spoke with economist Chris Butler on Finance Friday about the Republican efforts to pass health care reform at 7:00 and former Philadelphia District Attorney Lynn Abraham, who wants to fill the role on an interim basis until a successor to Seth Williams is chosen by voters at 8:00.
If ever I learned a lesson the hard way it was courtesy of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. The lesson? Never build a politician up in your head too much. They’ll disappoint you every time.
Professor Jeff Brauer from Keystone College says ‘Generation Z’ is far more conservative than Millennials.
Chris discussed the human remains found in Bucks County in the search for four missing men, hearings on the nominee to be the next FBI Director, Christopher Wray, and the latest developments related to Donald Trump Jr’s meeting with a Russian attorney last year. At 7:20, he spoke with comedian Joe DeRosa, who will be at Punchline Philly this weekend and Jeff Brauer from Keystone College, at 8:20, about how the politics of Generation Z are different than millennials.
Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey says that, while not perfect, the Senate Republican health care bill does accomplish many GOP objectives.
Chris discussed Donald Trump Jr’s explanation for meeting with a Russian lawyer during the presidential campaign, the search for four missing men in Bucks County and Joe and Mika’s appearance on The Late Show. He spoke with Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey at 8:20 about the latest Republican efforts to pass a health care bill.
Chris discussed New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s audition for sports talk radio in New York, reports that Donald Trump Jr received an advance email about Russian interference in the election and the potential that a new health care bill from Senate Republicans will be unveiled soon.
Foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski says Donald Trump is using American natural gas to supplant Russian influence in Europe.
White House adviser Sebastian Gorka says Donald Trump continues to look for ways to improve relations with Russia.
Chris discussed Donald Trump at the G20 Summit, the New York Times reporting Donald Trump Jr met with a Russian lawyer who promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton and Republican problems repealing and replacing Obamacare. He spoke with foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski at 7:00 and presidential adviser Sebastian Gorka at 8:00 about the G20 Summit and Douglas Maloney about the upcoming documentary, ‘American Ripper’ at 8:20.
Dave Dougherty, co-author of the book, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the American Revolution, says Philadelphia was shunned after the war for not supporting independence.
Chris discusses the guilty plea from Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams to corruption charges, Donald Trump’s Twitter attack on Morning Joe and a bill addressing sanctuary cities passing in the House of Representatives. He spoke to economist Chris Butler about Janet Yellen’s comments on the state of the economy at 7:00, Kate McCloud from the Liberty USO about their salute to veterans that will occur at the Phillies game on the 4th of July at 8:00 and Dave Dougherty about his book, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the American Revolution at 8:20.
Never forget – you did this to yourselves, media folk.