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.
The singer/songwriter told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall that The Kimmel Center wanted to charge “$20 something” extra for tickets over the rest of the venues that he is performing in.
Chris discusses Governor Chris Christie’s spending habits at NFL games, Jeb Bush’s interview with Megyn Kelly, the power of coffee and much more. He talks with Andrew McCarthy from National Review at 7:20AM about Draw Muhammed, and Jeb Bush’s interview and with Singer Josh Groban at 8:00AM about his new album Stages and why he cancelled his performance at the Kimmel Center and moved to the Tower Theater.
Chris discusses SNL’s “introduction” of the GOP candidates, seeing a Taylor Swift concert with a member of Congress, and how Cuban Ted Cruz is. He talks with Michael Bronstein of Bronstein & Weaver and Colin Hanna from Let Freedom Ring for the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00AM about the what to do with Bill Clinton, the search for Jeb Bush supporters, the mayoral race, and much more, and with CBS3 Sports Director Beasley Reece at 8:00AM about the everything going on with the Phillies, catching foul balls with babies, and much more.
Chris discusses the hotel tax for the Pope visit, the NSA spy program, the Vacation sequel that is making him feel like a “grumpy old man”, and his reversal of opinion on James Franco. He talks with economist Chris Butler for Finance Friday at 7:00AM about tax for renting out your place for the Pope’s visit and Americans giving up their citizenship abroad, and “capitalism’s dirty little secret”, with Phillies announcer Scott Franzke at 8:00AM about players lending money to each other, long road trips, and much more, and comedian Sarah Colonna at 8:15AM to promote her appearance at Helium Comedy Club this weekend.
Ray Didinger discusses LeSean McCoy’s comments implying racial implications regarding Chip Kelly’s roster decisions.
Pro Football Hall of Fame writer Ray Didinger told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall what his advice would be for McCoy if he was the NFL: grow up.
Chris discusses Lesean McCoy’s comments on Chip Kelly, the Ted Wells’ report, and Mayor Nutter’s defense of Commissioner Ramsey. He talks with Pro Football Hall of Fame writer Ray Didinger at 8:00AM about Lesean McCoy and Deflategate.
Chris discusses Carly Fiorina on Seth Meyers last night, Rutgers University mascot problem, and the latest on the Philadelphia Mayoral race. He talks with Philadelphia Magazine Editor Tom McGrath at 8:00am about the mayoral race and Comcast’s customer service problem.
Chris discusses Bill Clinton’s interview with NBC, Carly Fiorina and Dr. Ben Carson’s presidential announcements, and the Philadelphia parking app that Mayor Nutter opposes. He talks with comedic legend Eugene Levy at 7:00AM about his new show “Schitt’s Creek”.
Chris discusses the latest ripples from the riots in Baltimore, Martin O’Malley’s presidential bid announcement, ER visits on the rise, and much more. He talks with Michael Bronstein of Bronstein & Weaver and Colin Hanna from Let Freedom Ring at 7:00AM for the Monday Morning Matchup about among other things Martin O’Malley’s focus, VP of The Late Show with David Letterman, Vinny Favale at 7:20AM about the future of late night, the special on Letterman tonight and Chris’ time as an intern at the show, and CBS3 Sports Director Beasley Reece at 8:00AM about the Mayweather fight and the Eagles’ drafting somebody other than Marcus Mariota.
Chris discussed the ‘Philly is Baltimore’ rally, 2015 NFL Draft, and Kate McKinnon’s political impressions. He also discussed Nepal’s earthquake and whether animals should have human rights. Economist Chris Butler talked with Chris for Finance Friday about the latest news involving the economy and the market at 7AM. Chris talked with Phillies Radio announcer, Scott Franzke for Friday’s With Franzke about Ryan Howard, golfing and more at 8AM.
Chris discusses educational trips being called unexcused absences, the empty Orioles game, Hillary’s new voice, and the “hard truths” that we have to face with race.
Chris discusses the ripple effects of the Baltimore riots, the grand jury ruling on Kathleen Kane, and much more. He talks with Philadelphia Magazine editor Tom McGrath at 8:00AM about the Mayor Nutter, Kathleen Kane, and their latest issue.
Political Pundit And Columnist: Mounting Accusations Against Hillary Clinton Could Damage Presidential Run
Political pundit and columnist Eleanor Clift questioned whether former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be able to survive the latest accusations of impropriety that have been leveled against her in the book Clinton Cash, by Peter Schweizer.
Charles Gallagher, the chair of the Sociology, Social Work and Criminal Justice Department at La Salle University spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall about the sociology behind the riots in Baltimore.