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 reviewed last night’s Republican presidential debate, protests in Center City demanding a raise to the minimum wage, and a ruling in New York halting daily fantasy sports sites. He talked with politcal analyst John Hayward from Breitbart at 6:20 to analyze the debate, Tom McGrath at 8:00 about raising the minimum wage.
Political analyst John Hayward pointed out Florida Senator Marco Rubio for his performance at the latest Republican presidential debate.
David Limbaugh criticized President Obama for setting the tone for protests at the University of Missouri that led to the resignation of their President, Tim Wolfe
Peter Kinder, the Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, expressed outrage at the handling of protests that led to the resignation of the University of Missouri’s President.
Chris discusses the resignation of the President of the University of Missouri amid student protests, a controversial Christmas display at the King of Prussia Mall, and Jeb Bush’s plan to attack Marco Rubio. He talked to the Lt. Governor of Missouri, Peter Kinder, at 7:20 about the upheaval at the University and author David Limbaugh at 8:20 about his new book, the Emmaus Code.
Chris discussed Donald Trump’s appearance on SNL, the latest claims against Ben Carson, and a big Eagles win. He talks with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna during the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00am and speaks with Beasley Reece about the Eagles victory at 8:00am.
Chris discussed Hillary Clinton’s appearance on Jimmy Kimmel’s show, the unveiling of a new Ben Carson radio ad and voter turnout in Philadelphia. He talked with Chris Butler on Finance Friday about an investigation into ExxonMobil at 7:00, Chaka Fattah Jr about his conviction in federal court at 7:20 and CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger to preview this week’s Eagles game at 8:00.
Chris talks about protests against NBC in advance of Donald Trump hosting Saturday Night Live, the CMA Awards, and Director Quentin Tarantino’s response to criticism he’s received from police unions. At 8:20, he also talked with comedian Craig Shoemaker, who will be performing at Helium Comedy Club this weekend.
Reporter James Rosen wonders if former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton played any role in a Justice Department investigation that accused him of violating the Espionage Act.
Chris reviewed yesterday’s election results and previewed Donald Trump’s appearance hosting Saturday Night Live. He talked with James Rosen from FOX News at 7:20 about his new book, Cheney: One on One and to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about Jim Kenney’s election as Philadelphia’s next Mayor.
Chris previews election day in Philadelphia and looks back at President Obama’s comments on the incarceration cycle during a speech in Newark, as well as Carly Fiorina’s feud with The View.
Chris recounted his trip to the deciding game of the World Series, the RNC’s complaints about the CNBC debate, and the possibility of Temple University building an on-campus football stadium. He talked with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup about the Republican debates at 7:00 and Beasley Reece to review Temple’s loss to Notre Dame at 8:00.
On this morning’s show, Chris discussed the possibility of attending the World Series in New York, the aftermath of Wednesday night’s CNBC GOP Presidential debate, and a new study out of Oxford University which revealed body parts that are hands off for men and women. At 6:20am Jonathon Last, of the Weekly Standard, checked in to discuss what we can expect from future GOP debates. At 7:00am Chris Butler joined the show for Finance Friday to talk about a slowing economy. At 8:00am NFL Hall of Famer Ray Didinger called in to breakdown Saturday’s Temple-Notre Dame game. At 8:20am Buzz Bissinger joined the show to discuss Philadelphia Magazine’s ThinkFest.
Author Jim Geraghty says young men will only find real happiness through ambition, responsibility, getting a job and a raising a family.
Chris discussed Donald Trump’s pro burqa comment, Super Girl’s thoughts on Jeb Bush’s infatuation, construction inspection guidelines and Matt Klentak named General Manager of the Phillies. He also spoke about Hillary Clinton’s take on immigration, Bernie Sanders on The View and Rutgers University – Camden cutting cost for students. National Review contributor Jim Geraghty discussed his book, Heavy Lifting at 8:20am.