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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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Conservative Commentator: Trump Is The Candidate Of Change

Author Jeffrey Lord defends Donald Trump from criticism that he is too out of step with the Republican party to be their presidential nominee.

01/28/2016

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Dom discussed Bill O’Reilly’s attempt to have Trump reconsider tonight’s debate, Attorney General Kane still leading in polls for the Democratic candidate, President Obama’s school lunch program in the summer, Admiral Sestak defending the Iranian capture of American sailors, the new barbie. At 10, CNN’s Jeff Lord joined discussing his new book “What America Needs: The Case for Trump.” At 11, Teri Gilbert joined discussing why she is disobeying the no savesies rule by the Philadelphia Police.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/28/2016

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Lawyer Sues Disney For Allegedly Replacing American Workers

Lawyer Sara Blackwell says Disney and other companies use the visa process to undermine American workers.

01/27/2016

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Dom discussed Donald Trump not attending tomorrow night’s debate, Michael Moore appearing on Megyn Kelly’s show, a Philadelphia couple defying the no savesies rule. At 10, Sara Blackwell joined discuss her RICO case against Disney for colluding to hire immigrant workers to replace American.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/27/2016

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Ted Cruz’s Father: We Need To Get Back To Founding Principles

Ted Cruz’s father says America has lost its way and compare President Obama to Fidel Castro.

01/26/2016

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Dom discussed last night’s Democratic Town Hall, Senator Bernie Sanders’ own ice cream flavor, local Republicans being hurt with a Trump or Cruz nominee, activists behind Planned Parenthood videos indicted by a Texas Grand Jury, Cuban refugees coming across the Southern border. At 10:47, JD Mullane joined discussing the Planned Parenthood indictments in Texas. At 11, Rafael Cruz, Father of Senator Ted Cruz, joined discussing his new book, A Time for Action.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/26/2016

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Dom recapped the weekend snow storm, Governor Christie clarifying why he didn’t return to New Jersey right away, Donald Trump saying he could shoot someone and not lose any voters, Congressman Boyle releasing a statement on the illegal minors coming to Philadelphia, marine candidate rejected for his Confederate flag tattoo. At 11, Jake Tapper of CNN joined discussing the upcoming Iowa caucus and his interview last week with Hillary Clinton.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/25/2016

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Column: Stormy Weather Observations

This storm was one that really brought our entire region, including the Jersey Shore, into play.

01/25/2016

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Dom discussed the National Review’s piece opposing Donald Trump, Uber expected to provide more drivers this weekend. At 9, National Reviews, Jim Geraghty joined discussing their piece on Donald Trump. At 10, Senator Santorum joined discussing next week’s debate and the Iowa Caucus. At 10:35, Sergeant Eric Gripp of Philadelphia Police, joined discussing #nosavesies. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with What’s on TV. At 11, Editor at National Review, Rich Lowry, joined discussing Donald Trump. At 11:47, game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/22/2016

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Dom discussed the possibility of illegal minors coming to Philadelphia, Sarah Palin blaming President Obama for her son’s issues, Trump calling Glenn Beck a whacko, the no savories movement. At 9:47, Chris Stigall joined to discuss WPHT’s debate watch party on January 28th. At 11, National Review’s David French joined discussing the GOP’s problem appealing to the base.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/21/2016

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Former Scottish Minister Defends Potential Trump Ban In UK

The former First Minister of Scotland defended the UK’s consideration of a ban on Donald Trump.

01/20/2016

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Dom discussed Sarah Palin’s endorsement for Donald Trump, Trump criticizing Senator Cruz’s temperament, Governor Christie’s vetoing on mandatory recess in New Jersey, Glenn Beck saying the media might be right on Sarah Palin. At 10, Former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond joined discussing the proposed ban on Donald Trump from the U.K. At 10:47, Joe Bastardi joined to discuss the impending snow storm over this weekend.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/20/2016

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC - JANUARY 14:  Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) participates in the Fox Business Network Republican presidential debate at the North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center on January 14, 2016 in North Charleston, South Carolina. The sixth Republican debate is held in two parts, one main debate for the top seven candidates, and another for three other candidates lower in the current polls.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Attorneys Disagree On Ted Cruz’s Eligibility To Serve

Dom Giordano hosted two attorneys who disagree on Ted Cruz’s eligibility to serve as President.

01/19/2016

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Dom discussed the possibility of a Donald Trump endorsement from Sarah Palin, Trump’s rally at Liberty University, Senator Cruz’s eligibility to be President, a book on George Washington pulled from bookshelves. At 10, Daily News’ Christine Flowers and Delaware Law School’s Professor Mary Brigid McMannamon debated the eligibility of Senator Ted Cruz.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/19/2016

ELKINS PARK, PA -  DECEMBER 30:  Bill Cosby is led from the Cheltenham Police Station after his arraignment at Montgomery County District Court on sexual assault charges December 30, 2015 in Elkins Park, Pa. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Email Threatens Prosecution Of Cosby In Montco

The prosecution of Bill Cosby in Montgomery County is in jeopardy following the disclosure of an agreement made over a decade ago not to charge him with sexual assault.

01/18/2016

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