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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 3.27.15

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Conshohocken. Dom discussed the Governor of Indiana signing the religious freedom, GOP leaders getting into arguments on Government spending, a code of ethics violation by Admiral Sestak, security measures to improve after the plane crash in Europe, Bristol Township hoping for help from Governor Tom Wolf, a teacher’s union battling against a student using their faculty restroom. At 10, Professor Ed Turzanski joined discussing the potential deal between the United States and Iran. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–6 hours ago

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Col. Allen West: ‘Bowe Bergdahl Suffered The Consequences Of His Decision To Leave His Post’

West feels that much of the mainstream media are trying to “paint him as a victim,” but West thinks that he just suffered the consequences of his actions.


Dom Show Log 3.26.15

Dom discussed Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl being charged with desertion, the plane crash in the European Alps, reportedly being done intentionally, words you can’t use to describe Hillary Clinton, a Catholic school wants to require all students to send photos of their prom dresses for approval. At 10:10, Col. Allen West joined discussing his views on Bowe Bergdahl. At 10:35, Ben Jones of Sons of Confederate Veterans joined discussing the Confederate Flag on Texas license plates. At 10:50, Inside the mind of Dom. At 11, former Senator George Allen joined promoting the Winemaker event at the Union League of Philadelphia. At 11:35, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, joined to discussed her new book “Heretic:Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/26/2015

Dom Show 3.25.15

Dom discussed Martina White winning the 170th district in Philadelphia, Senator Cruz accepting ObamaCare, power of Country music after 9/11, Governor Wolf’s budget plan for colleges, a Cornell Dean supporting the idea of an ISIS and Hamas support group on campus, a contestant on “The Voice” leaving after dedicating his song to Mumia. At 11, Philly Mag’s Victor Fiorillo, joined discussing his article on the murder of Jim Stuhlman by middle aged teens, The New Yorker using a racial term toward Senator Cruz.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/25/2015

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Pa. Sen. Hughes On Automatic Registration Bill: We Are Reducing Barriers To The Ballot

Pennsylvania State Sen. Vincent Hughes (D-7th) talked about Senate Bill #806, which would automatically register somebody to vote whenever they have any interaction with state government, such as gaming and driver’s license applications.


Dom Show 3.24.15

Dom discussed Senator Cruz forcing students at Liberty University to attend his speech, RFK Jr. speaking in Trenton against mandatory vaccinations, Mo’ne Davis writing to Bloomsburg University about Joey Casselberry, visits to food banks up in America. At 9:35, State Senator Vincent Hughes joined to discuss mandatory voter registration in PA. At 11, Ilya Shapiro of the Cato Institute joined to discuss Senator Cruz’s qualification for President.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/24/2015

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Pa. State Representative Acosta On Giving Illegal Immigrants Licenses: ‘It’s A Safety Issue’

Pennsylvania state representative Leslie Acosta (D-N. Phila.) spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about a bill which is in the works that would give the over 200 thousand illegal immigrants in Pennsylvania the ability to possibly get a driver’s license.


Dom Show Log 3.23.15

Dom discussed Senator Ted Cruz’s announcement for President, a Bloomsburg baseball player being kicked off for insulting Mo’ne Davis, Senator Cruz live from Liberty University, Supreme Court fight for confederate flags on licenses plates. At 10, State Rep. Leslie Acosta joined discussing drivers license. At 10:35, check presentation to the Catholic Foundation. At 10:47, Inside the Mind of Dom.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/23/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 10:  U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during the 2015 Alfred K. Whitehead Legislative Conference and Presidential Forum March 10, 2015 in Washington, DC. Prospective 2016 presidential candidates from both political parties participated in the presidential forum during the conference which hosted by the International Association of Fire Fighters.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Dom Giordano: Why Ted Cruz Is Trailing

All signs indicate that Texas Senator Ted Cruz will be a candidate for the Republican Party nomination for president of the United States.


Dom Show Log 3.20.15

Dom from Andy’s Diner in Trevose. Dom discussed diversity in neighborhoods, Mayor Randy Brown being shown with voodoo dolls, the reported total cost of the catching of Eric Frein, mandatory voting an attempt of totalitarian impulse, the shooting in Overbrook involving 3 young teens, Penn State trying to not increase tuition rates, Hillary Clinton fun deficit At 10, Steve Forbes, CEO of Forbes Magazine, joined discussing the re-launch of the organization Americans for Hope,Growth, and Opportunity. At 10:47, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11,Mayor Randy Brown to explain his voodoo doll display at town hall meetings. At 11:15, Game of the week. At 11:35, David Murphy, of the Daily News, joined to discuss Chris Borland’s retirement.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/20/2015

Dom Show Log 3.19.15

Dom discussed President Obama not congratulating Prime Minister Netanyahu on his win, Vice President Biden’s charitable givings over 10 years, a deal in place for Bowe Bergdahl, Penn State Fraternity member speaking out to defend the Facebook group that got them suspended, President Obama thinking of the idea of mandatory voting, binge watching the NCAA basketball tournament, a New York High School apologizing for playing the Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic, installing an anti-tipping device in your home oven, Rep. Loretta Lynch proposing a “death tax”, At 9:15, Ambassador John Bolton joined to discuss Israeli elections. At 10:47, Inside the Mind of Dom.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/19/2015


Penn State Professor Arrested For Rant On Plane Speaks To WPHT

Penn State University professor Karen Bettez Halnon was arrested earlier this week after smoking and going on a rant while on an American Airlines flight from Nicaragua to Miami.


Dom Show Log 3.18.15

Dom discussed the win by Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu, Starbucks “Race Together” program, Tim Tebow possibly coming to the Eagles, Philadelphia School Districts in need of school books, Senator Jeff Sessions speaking on the immigrant work force in America, Donald Trump launching a Presidential exploratory committee, At 9:17, Professor Ed Turzanski joined on the Israel re-election of Prime Minister Netanyahu. At 10, Penn State Professor Karen Bettez Halnon joined discussing her arrest. At 11, author Robert Putnam joined discussing his new book “Our Kids”The American Dream in Crisis.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/18/2015

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Legal Analyst On Hillary Email Scandal; Exposes Bigger Problems In The White House

Legal analyst for the Fox News Channel, Jeanine Pirro, spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about Hillary Clinton’s email scandal.


Dom Show Log 3.17.15

Dom discussed Admiral Joe Sestak starting off his campaign with a few missteps, Tim Tebow working out for the Eagles, Irish being known for more than St. Patrick’s Day, Penn State professor arrested after ranting on a plane, the EPA trying to monitor shower regulations in hotels rooms, Governor Wolf wanting to increase subsidies for alternative energy, gas prices falling in the Country, At 11:35, Judge Jeanine Pirro joined to discuss Robert Durst.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/17/2015