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, “It’s Your Call” on Comcast’s CN8, NBC-10 News, 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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Dom Show Log 4.17.15

On today’s show Dom discussed a USA Today study that showed Army morale is at a low despite the implementation of a $287 million optimism program, Marco Rubio’s response to whether or not he’d attend a gay wedding, and the Los Angeles Angles telling stadium employees to work through the National Anthem. At 11am Dom talked to journalist Sharyl Attkisson about Hillary’s run for presidency. At 11:30am Dom talked to Grover Norquist about taxation policy.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–21 hours ago

Dom Show Log 4.16.15

Dom discussed the report on the Philadelphia VA, Hillary’s no tip, okay not to share, more students At 10, author John Tamny joined to discus his new book “Popular Economics.” At 10:17, Congressman Ryan Costello on the Philadelphia VA report. At 10:35, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 10:47, Inside the Mind of Dom. At 11, Congressman Pat Meehan on the VA report.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/16/2015

Dom Show Log 4.15.15

Dom discussed 2 year anniversary of the Boston Bombing, Tax day, minimum wage increases in Philadelphia to $15 an hour, Tim McGraw performing for the Sandy Hook Promise, Philadelphia VA report being released. At 10:35, Mark Hemingway of The Weekly Standard, joined to discuss Gary Trudeau. At 11, Matthew Brouillette joined to discuss Governor Wolf’s involvement with Unions.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/15/2015

Dom Show Log 4.14.15

Dom live from Andy’s Diner. Dom discussed Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail, Senator Rubio announcing for President, New Jersey tracking their public workers, Hillary speaking against the pay of CEOs. At 9:35, Dom was joined by 4 Medal of Honor Recipients live from Andy’s Diner. At 10:35, Brother Arthur Bangs of La Salle joined discussing procrastinating especially taxes. At 11, Professor Edith Flynn joined discussing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and the death penalty.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/14/2015

Dom Show 4.13.15

Dom discussed Hillary Clinton’s announcement for 2016. Dom’s drive through Kensington Friday. SNL mocking Hillary Clinton, Mike Pressler speaking with 60 Minutes on the rush to judgement on him and Duke University, Pennsylvania Schools revising the PSSA testing, husband and wife in battle for naming rights, new recording surfacing involving Officer Slager.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/13/2015

Dom Giordano Live from CPAC 2015
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Medal Of Honor Recipients At Andy’s Diner In Conshohocken

I often get to interview and sometimes meet some of the biggest names in the country in the fields of politics, pop culture and sports. These people pale in comparison to the guests I’m bringing to Andy’s Diner in Conshy on 4/14 at 9:30.


Dom Show Log 4.10.15

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Trevose. Dom discussed Hillary Clinton about to announce for a Presidential run, shooting of Walter Scott by a South Carolina police officer, Daily News writer Stan Hochman, PA University tuition freezes, Pope Francis and the Armenian genocide At 10:17, Commissioner Charles Ramsey joined Dom discussing his Time magazine article. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. Game of the week @ 11:35. CEO and Director of the Lincoln Institute, Lowman Henry, joined discussing the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/10/2015

Dom Show Log 4.9.15

Dom discussed Rand Paul’s interview with Kelly Evans and Savannah Guthrie, University of Michigan reversing decision to not play American Sniper on campus, ALEC being blamed for a narrative of the shooting of Walter Scott, life in prison or death penalty for the Boston bomber, the White House calling for an end to conversion therapy to LGBT youths, 3rd graders writing get well letters to Mumia. At 10:35, Morning Joe Co-Host, Mika Brezinski joined discussing her “Know Your Value” tour. At 10:47 Inside the Mind of Dom.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/09/2015

(Medical marijuana.  File photo by David McNew/ Getty Images)

Columnist Discusses Legalization Of Marijuana In Colorado

Wayne Laugesen, from the Colorado Springs Gazette told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT Midday host Dom Giordano that he has not seen any real upside with the legalization of marijuana in Colorado.


Dom Show Log 4.8.15

Dom discussed the shooting of an unarmed man by a police officer in South Carolina, Senator Rand Paul announcing his campaign for President, Mayoral candidate Lynne Abraham collapsing, At 10:35, Senator Pat Toomey joined discussing the Iran deal and Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch. At 11:35,

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/08/2015

(Doug Oliver announces the formation of an committee exploring his possible run for mayor in 2015.  Photo by Mike Dunn)

Philly Mayoral Candidate: ‘Police Interactions With African-American Men Do Not Happen In A Vacuum’

Mayoral candidate Doug Oliver talked with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about his comments recently at a forum.


Dom Show Log 4.7.15

Dom discussed the University of Virginia frat suing Rolling Stone magazine, metal detectors causing delays at the home opener, Senator Rand Paul announcing for President, NCAA national basketball championship, more men than woman killing a young Hitler given the chance, Archbishop Chaput defending Indiana’s religious freedom law, father-son political figures. At 10:45, Mayoral candidate, Doug Oliver, joined discussing his run for Mayor and his comments on black men and police.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/07/2015

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Giordano: Run Rand, Run

Senator Rand Paul joins Senator Ted Cruz tomorrow and announces his run for president. I’m really excited about this announcement for several reasons.


Dom Show Log 4.6.15

Dom discussed Opening Day for the Phillies, Senator Rand Paul preparing to announce for President, religious freedom law dominating the Sunday shows, a Philadelphia woman arre sted for trying to join ISIS, Millennials not buying homes in the Philadelphia area, the real reason why college tuition costs so much, At 10, Philadelphia Inquire reporter, Maria Panaritis, joined discussing her piece on Attorney General Kathleen Kane. At 10:47, Inside the mind of Dom.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/06/2015

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Ex-Ambassador To The UN: Iran Won’t Uphold Its End Of The Nuclear Bargain

Dom Giordano spoke with former Ambassador to the United Nations, John Bolton, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the nuclear agreement reached between Iran and the western nuclear powers.