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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.
Ed Rendell talked with WPHT morning host Chris Stigall about his former city hosting the Democratic National Convention summer and the conversation quickly turned to the candidates that would be headlining the event.
Chris discusses the “extremism summit”, Scott Walker’s reflection on conservatives, and the snow. He talks with Phillies “Giveaway Guru”Scott Brandreth at 7::50AM to announce the giveaway schedule for this season and the Vintage WIP & WPHT Bobblehead Day and former Governor Ed Rendell at 8:20AM about Philadelphia hosting the DNC.
Chris discusses the DNC coming to Philadelphia next year and mandatory paid sick leave passing in Philadelphia. He talks with Dr. Fran Walfish at 6:20AM about her show “SexBox” on WE tv, economist Chris Butler at 7:00AM about the passing of mandatory paid sick leave and Staples, and former senator Rick Santorum and his wife Karen at 7:20AM about their new book “Bella’s Gift”, Kevin Washo, former Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party at 7:50AM about the DNC coming to Philadelphia, and John Meko of the Union League at 8:20AM about their Lincoln Day Festivities.
“If we’re going to be successful in this, it’s going to take some American presence to even make a ground force effective. We’ve got to demonstrate a commitment to see this through, to win, or I don’t think that we sign up any of those guys to participate in a big way,” Toomey said.
Chris discusses Brian Williams’ dream job, ISIS being “on the defensive”, and Scott Walker not having a college degree. He talks with comedian Jen Kirkman at 7:00am to promote her appearance at Helium Comedy Club, Senator Pat Toomey at 7:20am about President Obama’s request to fight ISIS, and Lt. Col. John Nagl at 8:00am about ISIS.
Brian Williams wasn’t supposed to be in the entertainment business. Jon Stewart wasn’t supposed to be in the news business. Only one of them managed to pull off the greatest career evolution of all time.
Chris discusses Jon Stewart’s resignation, Brian Williams’ suspension, minimum wage hike in Pennsylvania, and seeking authority to fight ISIS. He talks with Anomie from The Snuggle Buddies at 7:20AM about being paid to snuggle with people and Tom McGrath, editor of Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00AM about Brian Williams and the new 76ers mascot.
Chris Stigall Talks To Senior Vice-President, Chief Economist For PNC Financial Services Group About The Overall State Of The Economy
Hoffman said, in the short, things are looking up for consumers. However, he stated his one major concern is the amount of student loan debt currently held by Americans.
Chris discusses the fallout from Brian Williams’ comments and the National Prayer Breakfast, and reacts to the Grammy Awards. He talks with Colin Hanna from Let Let Freedom Ring and Michael Bronstein of Bronstein & Weaver join the show for The Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00AM to talk about fallout from the National Prayer Breakfast and Rob McCord and CBS3 Sports Director Beasley Reece at 8:00AM about Brian Williams comments and the passing of legendary golfer Billy Casper.
Kevin Wall fills in for Chris Stigall and discusses President Obama’s comments at the National Prayer Breakfast, Harvard University’s ban, and the investigation into Chris Christie. He is joined by economist Chris Butler at 7:00AM about the rise of gas prices and college tuition.
In the wake of NBC Anchor Brian Williams apologizing for a story in which he falsely claims to have been in a helicopter that was shot at by a rocket-propelled grenade, former CBS investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson shared a similar story about presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton.
Chris discusses NBC anchor Brian Williams incorrectly remembering an attack in Iraq, Jim Kenney officially becoming a candidate for mayor, and and the DHS filibuster.
Chris discusses mandatory paid sick leave in Philadelphia, Randy Quaid going off the deep end, Grandmothers knowing best, and the video posted by ISIS. He talks with Lt. Col. John Nagl at 7:00AM about the killing of the Jordanian pilot by ISIS.
La Salle Nursing Professor: Not Getting Your Children Vaccinated ‘Endangers The Health Of Your Community’
Governor Chris Christie and Senator Rand Paul have both gotten in hot water as of late for their comments on vaccines.
Chris discusses Chris Christie and Rand Paul’s controversial comments on vaccinations. He talks with La Salle Nursing Professor Dr. Frances Kinder at 7:20AM about vaccinations from the nursing side, and former CBS investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson at 8:20AM about her lawsuit against the Department of Justice.