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 yesterday’s New York presidential primary, Ben Carson’s appearance on the Daily Show and next week’s Pennsylvania primary. He talked with Breitbart’s John Hayward at 7:20 about the New York primary, Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about the infighting between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz at 8:40.
There’s an often-used buzzword of younger generations today, meant to evoke a feeling of responsibility, concern, and conscientiousness. “Sustainability.
Politico’s Josh Gerstein Explains Supreme Court Hearing Case On Obama’s Executive Order On Immigration
Josh Gerstein from Politico and Chris Stigall discuss the significance of the Supreme Court hearing arguments on President Obama’s executive order on immigration.
Chris discussed Donald Trump’s latest gaffes on the campaign trail, Hillary Clinton’s appearance with Stephen Colbert, and the crowd drawing a penalty against the Flyers during last night’s playoff loss against the Capitals. He talked with Politico’s Josh Gerstein about the Supreme Court’s hearing on President Obama’s immigration actions at 7:00 and Richie Ashburn Jr at 8:50 about the 19th Annual Home Runs For Heart.
Chris discussed Saturday Night Live’s take on the last Democratic presidential debate, Pennsylvania Tom Wolf signing a bill legalizing medical marijuana, and George Clooney lamenting the amount of money in politics. He also talked with Colin Hanna and Michael Bronstein at 7:00 about proposed changes being debated for the Republican convention.
Chris discussed the Democrat Debate, Donald Trump’s favorite Bible verse, and the latest Speaker Series event. He talked with Economist Chris Butler at 7:00am for Finance Friday and the Phillie Phanatic at 8:50am.
Chris Stigall criticized Donald Trump for still not articulating a serious answer when questioned about the Bible.
Senator Pat Toomey said Russia’s efforts to intimidate a Navy ship are part of Vladimir Putin’s to regain dominance in the Baltic Sea and predicted the White House will take no action in response.
Chris discussed Donald Trump’s awkward reference to Joe Paterno at a rally in Pittsburgh, his meeting in New York with Megyn Kelly from Fox News and Bernie Sanders addressing striking Verizon workers on the picket line. He talked with nationally syndicated radio host, and the latest edition to Talk Radio 1210’s line, Dave Ramsey at 7:20 and Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey about Russian planes buzzing a Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea at 8:20.
Chellie Cameron, the CEO of Philadelphia International Airport, says the USO does a great job for active military traveling overseas.
Chris broadcasted live from the Liberty USO at the Philadelphia International Airport for Volunteer Appreciation Month, learned about live streaming on Facebook and discussed Speaker of the House Paul Ryan announcing he is not interested in being the Republican party’s nominee for President. He talked with the CEO of Philadelphia International Airport, Chellie Cameron, at 7:50 about hosting the Liberty USO, Patrick Kerkstra from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about the Pennsylvania Senate passing medical marijuana legislation, and Joe Brooks from the Liberty USO at 8:20 about National Volunteer Month.
Author Kim Holmes says conservatives need to stand up for free speech and do a better job fighting the culture war.
Guy Ciarrocchi from the Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry says Pennsylvania’s Republican delegates could unite to form a crucial voting block at the party’s nominating convention.
Chris discussed the Phillies losing their home opener to the San Diego Padres, a racist joke told by New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio and the fight over the Republican presidential primary. He talked with Guy Ciarrocchi at 7:20 from the Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry, Sam Carchidi from the Philadelphia Inquirer at 8:00 about the death of Flyers owner Ed Snider and author Kim Holmes at 8:20 about his book, The Closing of the Liberal Mind.
Chris discussed Villanova’s victory parade, Phillies Opening Day, and President Obama’s vow to not influence Hillary Clinton’s email investigation. Chris spoke with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna during the Monday Morning Matchup about the Presidential race at 7:00. He also spoke with Frances Martel regarding Philadelphia’s first Breitbart Meetup and Broadcaster Jim Jackson about the passing of Philadelphia Flyers co-founder and owner Ed Snider.