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 the names being suggested for Donald Trump’s cabinet, Governor Wolf signing a bill allowing expanded six-pack sales and the back and forth between Bill O’Reilly and Megyn Kelly on Fox News. He spoke with John Daniel Davidson from the Federalist at 7:20 about his new piece about the media and freedom of speech and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about Donald Trump’s election.
The Christ Church Preservation Trust needs $10,000 to repair Ben Franklin’s tomb stone.
Chris reacts to Mayor Jim Kenney addressing flash mobs and violence in the city, Megyn Kelly’s interview with Dr Phil and Wanda Sykes cursing out a crowd in Boston. At 8:00, he spoke with Carrie Hagan from the Christ Church Preservation Trust about their fundraising efforts to repair Ben Franklin’s tombstone.
I joked the Friday after Donald Trump won the election, “I’ll bet ‘SNL’ opens this weekend not unlike they opened after 9/11.”
Chris reviewed yesterday’s Eagles win, Saturday Night Live’s handling of the election results and Donald Trump’s interview with 60 Minutes. He talked with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 about Trump’s victory and Ike Reese from WIP at 8:00 about the Eagles win.
Live from Penn Mutual, Chris discussed anti-Trump protest occurring across the nation, Donald Trump’s meeting with President Obama and the myth behind Philadelphia’s voter turnout. Chris spoke with Chris Butler during Finance Friday about the market’s reaction to Trump’s win at 7:00. He also spoke with Ray Didinger about the upcoming Eagles game at 8:00. Chris spoke with Penn Mutual employees regarding their company providing opportunities to veterans at 8:20.
Pat Toomey expressed his surprise Donald Trump won the White House, but sees the electoral outcome as an opportunity for Republicans.
Chris reviewed the reaction to Donald Trump’s election victory by President Obama and the media as well as the mounting protests against the President-elect across the country. He talked with Guy Ciarrocchi from the Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry at 7:00 about Donald Trump’s voter turnout in Pennsylvania and Senator Pat Toomey at 8:00 about his election victory on Tuesday.
Hillary Clinton voters, I understand you’re scared.
Pundits weigh in on Donald Trump’s win, explaining what went wrong for Hillary Clinton.
Chris reviewed Donald Trump’s over Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, speaking with John Hayward from Breitbart at 6:20, AB Stoddard from Real Clear Politics at 7:20, Ted Cruz’s campaign manager Jeff Roe at 8:00 and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:20.
Chris reviews last night’s campaign rally for Hillary Clinton at Independence Mall last night and discusses today’s voting. He talked with Lawyer and former State Senator Bruce Marks at 7:00 about poll watchers in Philadelphia and Joe DeFelice from the Philly GOP at 8:00 about problems Republicans are having at the polls this morning.
Chris reviewed the end of the SEPTA strike and the FBI’s latest announcement concluding the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails. He talked with talk show host Laura Ingraham at 6:20, Colin Hanna and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 and Al Weaver from the Washington Examiner at 8:20 to preview tomorrow’s voting and also to 94 WIP’s Ike Reese at 8:00 to review yesterday’s Eagle’s loss.
Talk show host Laura Ingraham says that, despite trailing in the polls, Donald Trump’s campaign has “incalculable momentum.”
Ray Didinger says the Eagles made the right call in releasing Josh Huff after his arrest on drug and weapons charges.