Dom Giordano


Weekdays: 9 a.m. – 12 noon

Which Philadelphia talk show host can judge the Miss Kensington Pageant one day, and talk with Mayor Michael Nutter about a “New Day” in Philadelphia? Philadelphia marvel Dom Giordano. Dom offers an intelligent “guy next door” sensibility that’s as comfortable as your favorite chair. Born and raised in South Philly, Dom’s local flavor makes him one of the region’s best-connected media personalities. Dom Giordano’s mix of compelling topics, great local callers and provocative guests produces fascinating talk radio. Dom began his unique path to broadcasting as a high school teacher in the Delaware Valley, where he received widespread media coverage for his innovative teaching and motivational techniques with his students.

Giordano was hired at WWDB Radio in 1987, becoming the country’s first teacher-turned-talk show host. “Talkers Magazine” named Dom one of the Top 100 Most Influential Talk Show Hosts in America for five years. Dom is a frequent guest commentator on the Fox News Channel, CNN’s “Talkback Live”, Court TV and WHYY-TV 12 News Programs. Dom is a frequent fill in host for the Lou Dobbs Radio Show and formerly for the Radio Factor with Bill O’Reilly. Dom also writes frequent columns for newspapers throughout the region, including “The Philadelphia Inquirer”, “The Bucks County Courier Times”, “The Main Line Times”, and “The Northeast Times”. Dom lives in Germantown with his wife Rosemary, and their two sons, Luke and DJ.



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Ben Carson: ‘We Just Need A System That Is Not Political’

Ben Carson says we can implement a better healthcare system if we take the politics out of it.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–7 hours ago

Dom Show Log 10.27.16

Dom discussed the controversy with the 76ers not allowing Sevyn Streeter to sing the National Anthem, Donald Trump’s chance to take advantage of the Obamacare issues, Shelter’s turning away government food because of new rules regarding worshipping, and Lower Merion school district serving sushi for lunch. At 10, Dr. Ben Carson joined discussing the issue of Obamacare and his thoughts on the feud between Megyn Kelly and Newt Gingrich. At 11, Executive Director of Philadelphia Republican party, Joe DeFelice, joined giving an update on the city’s preparations for election day.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–7 hours ago

Dom Show Log 10.26.16

Dom discussed the feud between Megyn Kelly and Newt Gingrich last night, Trump pulling within 3 points in Pennsylvania, and the impact of Temple University in North Philly. At 10, Iman Sultan of The Gangland Blog, joined discussing the flash mob attacks the occurred around Temple’s campus. At 11, Bruce Marks joined discussing his experience as a victim of voter fraud.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/26/2016

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Talk Radio Magazine Publisher: Industry Will Do Better If Clinton Wins

Michael Harrison, the publisher of Talkers Magazine, says talk radio will be better off if Hillary Clinton win’s November’s presidential election.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/25/2016

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Rudy Giuliani ‘Heartbroken’ Over FBI Not Recommending Charges Against Hillary Clinton

Former NYC Mayor and adviser to Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, is heartbroken over the FBI’s recommendation not to prosecute Hillary Clinton.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/25/2016

Dom Show Log 10.25.16

Dom discussed the final senate debate between Senator Pat Toomey and Katie McGinty, UberX and Lyft close to legalization in Philadelphia, and veterans being told to pay back millions in enlistment bonuses. At 9:35, Brian Kilmeade joined discussing his paperback release of “Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.” At 10, Joe Lauletta joined discussing the attack on his daughter around Temple University’s campus.At 10:35, Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani joined discussing Clinton corruption and voter fraud in New York. At 10:45, State Rep Martina White joined discussing her sanctuary city bill being passed in the Senate.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/25/2016

Hillary Clinton celebrates on the last day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia (Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Jake Tapper: Democrats Seem Optimistic On Election Chances

Jake Tapper says he thinks Democrats feel optimistic about their chances in next month’s elections.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/24/2016

Dom Show Log 10.21.16

Dom discussed Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton together at the Al Smith dinner, North Wildwood putting a name change on the ballot this election, Washington Post investigated Bill O’Reilly’s Killing book series. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. At 11, Lou Dobbs of Lou Dobbs Tonight joined discussing the Al Smith Dinner and the final debate. Game of the week at 11:35

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/21/2016

Dom Show Log 10.19.16

Dom discussed the main topics for tonight’s final debate, Pennsylvania State Universities faculty members on strike, UberX and Lyft bringing in over $50 million for the city of Philadelphia. At 10, Senator Joni Ernst. At 11, peaker Newt Gingrich and Callista Gingrich joined discussing his new book “Treason” and Callista’s new book “Hail to the Chief.” At 11:35, CNN’s Jake Tapper joined discussing tonight’s final debate

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/19/2016

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27:  U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) speaks during a hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee September 27, 2016 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The committee held a hearing on "Fifteen Years After 9/11: Threats to the Homeland."  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Iowa Senator Joni Ernst Voices Support For Pat Toomey’s Re-Election

Iowa Senator Joni Ernst expressed her support for the re-election of Pat Toomey in Pennsylvania.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/19/2016

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Bill O’Reilly Doubts President Obama Would Drop Atom Bomb

Bill O’Reilly discusses his new book, ‘Killing The Rising Sun.’

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/19/2016

Dom Show Log 10.18.16

Dom discussed State Rep Martina White’s sanctuary city bill passing the House, the largest police organization apologizing for the unjust treatment of minorities, Johnny Doc saying Hillary is the best choice for American workers and Pat Smith as Trump’s special guest for tomorrow’s debate.At 10:35, Bill O’Reilly joined to discuss his new book “Killing the Rising Sun.” At 10:45, John Fund of National Review joined discussing voter fraud.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/18/2016

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McCain On Trump: I’ve Been In A Lot Of Locker Rooms; I’ve Not Heard Comments Like That

He talked with Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.


Dom Show Log 10.17.16

Dom discussed Donald Trump’s claims of a rigged election, Chester County’s importance for Trump’s chances to win Pennsylvania, Senator Kaine not seeing an apology needed from Clinton campaign on comments about Catholics. At 10, Fox News’ James Rosen joined previewing the third and final debate on Wednesday. At 10:35, Speaker Mike Turzai joined discussing new tax credit programs for school programs and voter ID laws.At 11, Senator John McCain joined discussing the importance of re-electing Senator Toomey and the big picture of this election. At 11:35, State Rep Martina White joined to promote the vote on her sanctuary city bill.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/17/2016

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Dom Giordano Column: A Meaningless McGinty Endorsement

The Philadelphia Inquirer has endorsed Katie McGinty for U.S. Senate in her race against Senator Pat Toomey.



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