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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.
Dom discussed Jim Kenney saying he’d like to expand the powers of the PPA, President Obama’s bid to diversify wealthy neighborhoods, Clearview Regional High School students protesting over the “police brutality” display, not using the phrase “you guys,” a President of the NAACP ousted for lying about her race, colleges telling Asians to be “less Asian.” At 10:35, Congressman Lou Barletta joined Dom discussing Hazelton’s immigration influx and a bill to disallow capital criminals from being buried in our national cemeteries. At 10:47, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11:35, Game of the week.
Lee Siegal Speaks Out About His Controversial Editorial Explaining Why He Defaulted On Student Loans
Siegal told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that the poor and lower-middle class have no real advocates in the halls of power.
Dom discussed the controversy surrounding Jeb Bush for comments in his book from 1995, a “police brutality” display at Clearview Regional High School, bankruptcy being a morale hazard, At 10, Leo Knepper, Executive Director of Citizens Alliance joined discussing Paul Mullen’s nomination for State Rep. At 11, Lee Siegal joined to discuss why he decided to default on his student loans.
Dom discussed the girl’s building sets being sold at Target, NTSB concluding the engineer of train 188 was not on his cell phone at the time of the crash, songs you won’t hear the Hillary Clinton’s fundraiser, Jerry Seinfeld seeing a creepy level of political correctness, At 10, Christopher Hale,of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good, joined discussing Senator Santorum’s comment on the Pope and climate change. At 11, Reverend Robert Moore joined to discuss the death of Carol Bowne in New Jersey.
Commonwealth Foundation President Matt Brouillette: Gov. Wolf Ran On Giving Middle Class A Tax Break, Instead Giving Everybody A Tax Increase
Commonwealth Foundation President and CEO Matt Brouillette spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about Governor Tom Wolf’s tax and budget proposal.
Dom discussed the “Shane Montgomery BIll,” gated communities causing racial tensions, Councilman Mark Squilla blasted on Gawker, the new IOS software having the ability to track sexual activity, Ann Coulter on who the GOP should target for votes, At 9:45, Senator Rand Paul joined to give us an update on his campaign trail. At 10:35, Philly Jesus joined discussing his GoFundMe ad. At 11, Mary Katharine Ham, joined promoting her new book “End of Discussion.”
Dom discussed the death of Carol Bowne in New Jersey, two incidents involving police in New York and Texas causing controversy, dress code for a graduation ceremony at a New Jersey high school, Wal-Mart getting DJs, deciding to default on student loans, FDA and the “female Viagra.” At 10:47, Inside the mind of Dom.
Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Conshohocken. Dom discussed Hillary Clinton speaking at Texas Southern University, Walmart blamed for the obesity problem, 71st anniversary of D-Day, At 10, Dr. Anthony Butto joined discussing the public shaming in Northumberland County. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with, “What’s on TV.” At 11, Karen Blumenthal of New Jersey GASP, joined discussing the propose bill to fine drivers smoking with kids in the car. At 11:35, Game of the week.
Dom discussed a Mississippi High School issuing fines and arrest warrants to people cheering at graduation, Senator’s Santourm’s comments on the Pope and climate change, Megyn Kelly’s exclusive interview with the Duggar family, dos and don’ts for flying the Confederate Flag, controversial trade pact revealed by WikiLeaks, Pamela Geller the target of a beheading plot, EBT cards being turned into cash and sent to Yemen, At 10, Chalres Leerhsen joined discussing his new book “Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty.”
Dom discussed a bill proposed in New Jersey to fine drivers smoking with children in the car, obituary of Dr. G. Daniel Jones, new NSA bill passed in the Senate, school kitchen manager fired for providing for free lunches. At 10, Senator Pat Toomey joined discussing the NSA. At 11:35, former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales on his new book.
Dom discussed the NAACP convention coming to Philadelphia, the Supreme Court ruling in favor of the Muslim woman not hired because of her headscarf, Caitlyn Jenner, Supreme Court ruling on social media rants. At 10, John Longacre joined to discuss pop-up beer gardens in Philadelphia. At 11:35, Congressman Raul Labrador joined discussing the Patriots Act and Senator Rand Paul’s campaign for President.
Former Pennsylvania senator and presidential hopeful Rick Santorum spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about Pope Francis ahead of the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia this fall.
Dom discussed the Patriot Act expiring last night, a drone being used during yesterday’s Phillies game, Chester wanting more economic development form the Philadelphia Union, pressure on the state to re-evaluate the keystone test, the 10 “cracka commandments.” At 9, Senator Rick Santorum joined discussing his campaign for President. At 10, Trisha Pellicciotti joined discussing the fight in Juniata Park that involved her family. At 10:47, Inside the Mind. At 11, Jake Tapper joined discussing Bernie Sanders and Presidential politics.
Dom discussed Chip Kelly’s press conference yesterday, the Scripps spelling bee finals, Chris Cuomo’s interview with Pamela Geller, immigrants coming in from Mexico, Orange County School District monitoring student’ social media. At 10:47, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11:35, game of the week.
Dom discussed possible candidates for Patriot of the year, Wawa’s July 4th on the Parkway, Senator Rick Santorum announcing his candidacy for President, fascination with the Scripps Spelling Bee, Reverend Al Shaprton blaming climate control or God’s rebuke for the Texas floods. At 9, Judge Andrew Napolitano joined discussing the NSA surveillance. At 11, Mischele Lewis joined discussing the bill she is behind for “sexual assault by fraud.”