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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La Salle Professor Addresses One Year Anniversary Of Ferguson

Gallagher told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that the multiple episodes of highly publicized police shootings show there is still more to do in the year since Ferguson.


Dom Show Log 8.12.15

Today Dom discussed Donald Trump defending Planned Parenthood,Mayor Nutter complimenting on the city’s planning for the Pope, the POW/MIA flag the next “racist flag, Hillary Clinton’s email servers.” At 10:13, Colonel Allen West joined to discuss last Thursday’s debate and the pending nuclear deal with Iran. At 11, John Templeton Fellow, Ed Turzanski, joined discussing Hillary Clinton turning over her email server.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/12/2015

Dom Show Log 8.11.15

Today Dom discussed the black lives matter group a year later after Michael Brown, Hillary Clinton not happy with Senator Rubio and other debate members comments on abortion, more closures when the Pope visits, Target shopping centers eliminating gender specific toys. At 9, Metro Shooting Supplies owner, Steve King, joined giving a live look in to Ferguson one year after Mike Brown. At 10, the hosts of the Viewers View, Diamond and Silk, joined discussing their youtube channel, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. At 10:35, Will Bunch from the Daily News, joined discussing Philadelphia’s planning for the Pope visit.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/11/2015

Dom Show Log 8.10.15

Today Dom discussed, Donald Trump’s comments about Megyn Kelly, the 1 year anniversary of the Mike Brown shooting in Ferguson,Mo, At 9:35, President and CEO of Concerned Women for America, Penny Nance, joined to discuss the comments made by Donald Trump. At 10:35, La Salle Professor, Chip Gallagher, joined discussing the 1 year anniversary of the Mike Brown shooting. At 11, Jake Tapper joined discussing his interview with Donald Trump and the debate last Thursday.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/10/2015

Dom Show Log 8.7.15

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Conshohocken. Dom discussed last night’s primary debate, Governor Chris Christie and Senator Rand Pual heated exchange over the NSA. At 9:45, Senator Rick Santorum joined to discuss the two debates from last night. At 10:17, Chief Washington Correspondent for Fox News, James Rosen, joined to break down the debate last night. At 10:47, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11, Tania Ciolko, of Philadelphia, joined discussing her question appearing on the debate.At 11:35, game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/07/2015

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Santorum On Debate Process: ‘They Wouldn’t Let Anybody In’

Santorum told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that he objected to the lack of an audience in a vacant arena.


Dom Show 8.6.15

Today Dom discussed tonight’s Republican primary debate, Attorney General Kathleen Kane facing criminal charges, Philadelphia housing authority banning smoking, Governor Jeb Bush reaching his limits with Donald Trump, Company CEO salaries. At 10:35, Debi Rafferty joined to discuss the Wild Bill Guarnere statue. At 11, live press conference of District Attorney Risa Ferman.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/06/2015

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Senator Pat Toomey Continues To Oppose The Iranian Nuclear Deal

Pat Toomey told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that Iran will exploit the negotiations to continue developing a version of the bomb and also to fund terrorism.


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Nate Benefield Of Commonwealth Foundation Criticizes Gov. Wolf’s Handling Of Budget Process

Speaking with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT’s Dom Giordano, Benefield referenced that Wolf has been identified as one of the most liberal governors in America.


Dom Show Log 8.4.15

Dom discussed Governor Rick Perry last night in New Hampshire, Margie Winters receiving 23,000 petitioners to have her reinstated at Waldron Mercy Academy,Planned Parenthood defunding bill blocked by Senate Democrats, Delta airlines announcing they won’t transport trophy animals, Thursday being the 70th anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. At 10, Fox News’ Bret Baier joined discussing Thursday night’s GOP Presidential primary debate. At 10:35, Lisa Esler joined discussing voters having difficulties writing in her name into the 161st election.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/04/2015

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Chairman Of Delco Republican Party Responds To Write-In Campaign

Reilly told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that any suggestion of wrongdoing is ridiculous.


Dom Show Log 8.3.15

Dom discussed the special election tomorrow in Delaware County 161st district, workers down the shore, Governor Christie saying the national teacher’s union deserve to be punched in the face, Starbucks CEO, Howard Schultz, encouraged to challenge Hillary for 2016, Chip Kelly trading Brandon Boykin, Rite-Aid stores announcing they’ll cover up a popular women’s magazine. At 10, Lisa Esler joined discussing tomorrow’s special election in the 161st district,At 11, Jake Tapper of CNN joined discussing the upcoming GOP debate. At 11:35, Andy Rilley, Chairman of the Delaware Republican Party, joined discussing tomorrow’s election in Delaware County.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/03/2015

Dom Show Log 7.31.15

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Springhouse. Dom discussed Cardinal Dolan’s op-ed towards Donald Trump and Nativism, Father Marcel Guranizo apologizing to Trump for Cardinal Dolan’s comments, petition to the White House about Cecil the lion waiting for a response from President Obama, Americans reporting they have a form of disability. At 10:47, Neal Zoren joined with what’s on TV. At 11, Al Taubenberg, running for city council member at-large, joined Dom discussed his op-ed on Donald Trump and his immigration views. At 11:35, Game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/31/2015

Dom Show Log 7.29.15

Dom discussed Governor Huckabee’s comments about the Holocaust, SEPTA lottery for the Pope visit, Cecil the Lion killed by a dentist, a third planned parenthood video released, Governor Scott Walker in Philadelphia yesterday, school bullies having the highest self-esteem. At 11:45, Senator Ted Cruz joined to discuss his new book “A Time For Truth.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/29/2015

Dom Show Log 7.28.15 (Ken Matthews)

Ken Matthews fills in for Dom. Ken discussed the police chase last night in Camden and then in Philadelphia, a proposal to eliminate the terms husband and wife, Donald Trump’s rape allegations, Hillary Clinton testifying on the embassy attack in Benghazi, President Obama saying he could win a third time,Colonel West speaking in Times Square, Pope Francis’ availability,

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/28/2015