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 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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McNesby at FOP HQ.
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Philly FOP Chief On Presidential Endorsement: Clinton ‘Blew The Police Off’

Philadelphia FOP President John McNesby explained why their national organization is endorsing Donald Trump for President.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/19/2016

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Dom Giordano Column: Why The FOP Picked Trump

The Fraternal Order of Police’s endorsement of Donald Trump is important and an interesting breakthrough for a Republican candidate.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/18/2016

Dom Show Log 9.16.16

Dom discussed Donald Trump Jr clarifying his comments referencing the “gas chambers,” Mayor Kenney blasting the soda tax lawsuit against him, Penn State looking for an additional $25 million in state aid. At 10:47, Lou gaul takes us to the movies. At 11:35, game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/16/2016

Dom Show Log 9.15.16

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Spring House. Dom discussed Trump’s visit to Flint, Michigan, Colin Powell’s email leaks, Director James Comey telling people to block their webcams, and outrage with Penn State set to honor Joe Paterno this Saturday. At 9:35, Omarosa, Trump’s Director of African-American Outreach, joined discussing the gathering of Black Republicans and Trump supporters at the Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference. At 11, President of the PA AFL-CIO, Rick Bloomingdale, joined discussing Trump’s polling amongst Union workers. At 11:35, Author Edward Conard, joined discussing his new book ‘The Upside of Inequality.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/15/2016

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Omarosa: ‘Democrats Are Shaking In Their Boots’

Reality TV contestant Omarosa defends her support for Donald Trump.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/15/2016


Bensalem Police Tout Use Of DNA Collection Database

Fred Harran, Bensalem’s Public Safety Director, says their DNA collection program has reduced crime.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/14/2016

Dom Show Log 9.13.16

Dom discussed Camden diocese issuing a statement on student-atheltes that kneel during the National Anthem, Trump countering Hillary’s “deplorable” supporters comment, Ivanka Trump laying out a child care plan, and Bensalem police setting up a DNA database. At 10, Mariann Davies joined discussing being a suburban woman supporting Donald Trump. At 11, CNN’s Jake Tapper joined discussing Hillary’s health and her comment about Trump supporters being deplorables.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/13/2016

Dom Show Log 9.12.16

Dom discussed Hillary being diagnosed with pneumonia, her “basket of deplorables” description of Trump voters At 9:35, former NYPD Commissioner, Ray Kelly, joined discussing the paperback release of “Vigilance.” At 10, Coach Preston Brown and player of Anthony Ramos of Woodrow Wilson High School joined discussing why he and the other members of the football team kneeled for the National Anthem. At 11, Dr. Jane Orient of Association of Americans Physicians and Surgeons, joined discussing Hillary’s health.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/12/2016

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Camden Football Coach Defends Decision To Kneel During Anthem

Woodrow Wilson football coach Preston Brown explained their protests are not aimed at the military or the police.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/12/2016

Dom Show Log 9.9.16

Dom discussed the NAACP comparing Colin Kaepernick to Rosa Parks, left-wing talk hosts criticizing Matt Lauer, the social justice major at the University of Iowa. At 10, Abby Schachter joined discussing her new book “No Child Left Alone.” At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. At 11, Comedian Frank Caliendo joined discussing his next show in Atlantic City.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/09/2016

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Eric Trump ‘Scared’ By Clinton Coughing

Eric Trump claims Hillary Clinton coughing at a campaign rally ‘scared’ him.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/08/2016

Dom Show Log 9.8.16

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Spring House. Dom discussed last night’s “Commander-In-Chief forum, President Clinton’s meaning for “Make America Great Again.” At 9:17, Ed Turzanksi, John Templeton Fellow and Co-Chair for the Center of study of Terrorism at Foreign Policy Institute, joined discussing Donald Trump’s visit to Philadelphia yesterday. At 10:35, Angelo Cataldi, Morning Show Host for 94 WIP, joined discussing Carson Wentz and the Sam Bradford trade. At 10, Admiral Phil Anselmo joined discussing Trump’s military plan. At 11:35,Lou Dobb of Lou Dobbs Tonight joined discussing Trump’s speech yesterday in Philadelphia and the forum last night.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/08/2016

Dom Show Log 9.7.16

Dom discussed the media addressing Trump’s birtherism remarks with President Obama, getting all schools and team USA coach, John Tortorello, saying he’ll bench any player that sits for the National Anthem. At 9:45, Eric Trump joined discussing Donald Trump’s campaign stop in Philadelphia and the status of the Campaign. At 10:45, Senator Pat Toomey joined discussing Katie McGinty’s history of raising taxes on everyone and sanctuary cities.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/07/2016

Dom Show Log 9.6.16

Dom discussed the health of Presidential candidates, Ursinus College Chairman of the Board under scrutiny for tweets, and Gretchen Carlson settles with Fox News. At 10, joined discussing Trump’s visit to the Philadelphia area and her campaign for Congress in the 1st district of Pennsylvania. At 11, David Bloom joined discussing why he resigned from Ursinus College school board after controversial tweets surfaced from the Chairman of the School Board.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/06/2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks the CBS News Republican Presidential Debate in Greenville, South Carolina, February 13, 2016.  (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Dom Giordano Column: Debate Moderator Breakdown

Election stories are compelling and important but Dom Giordano believes the debates are where this election will be won.




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