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Dom Giordano


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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 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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DA’s Office And Police Union Exchange Fire Over Decision Not To Charge Girl In Viral Video

DA Seth Williams defended his decision not to file charges against the girl while FOP VP John McGrody said the DA is ‘encouraging anarchy.’

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/05/2017

Dom Show Notes 1.5.17

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Spring House. Dom discussed the Chicago police investigating a live-streamed torturing of a man, a judge ruling in favor of Mumia for medical treatment and At 9:15, Senator Pat Toomey joined discussing the new Senate and his hopeful of agenda, and the NFL team that saved the league from a ratings disaster. At 10, FOP lodge 5 VP, John McGrody, joined discussing the criticisms of DA Seth Williams for not charging a teenager involved in a brawl with police. At 11, Carrie Severino joined discussing the Senate hearings to appoint Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General. At 11:20, District Attorney Seth Williams joined with his response to FOP President McNesby’s criticism.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/05/2017

Dom Show Notes 1.4.17

Dom discussed Megyn Kelly deciding to leave Fox News to join NBC, Julian Assange appearing with Sean Hannity, a N.J. soldier allegedly attacked after the Mummer’s parade, and other Philly area towns labeled as sanctuary cities. At 9:30, Regional Press Secretary for the Presidential Inauguration, Taylor Mason, joined discussing the 58th inauguration. At 10, Philly voice’s Brian Hickey, joined discussing the Philadelphia soda tax.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/04/2017

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Writer: Outrage At Increased Soda Price Is Misguided

Writer Brian Hickey says consumers should be angrier of the sellers of sugary drinks that at city government for the increased cost of soda.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/04/2017

Dom Show Notes 1.3.16

Dom discussed Julian Assange claiming Russia is not the source for Wikileaks, Donald Trump’s threat to GM making cars in Mexico, Philadelphia’s first day of the sugary drink tax, and the first act from President Trump.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/03/2017

Dom Show Notes 1.2.17

Dom discussed the most offensive Mummer’s parade skit, Russia being a friend or enemy, and At 10:15, Charlie Gerow of Quantum Communications, joined discussing the year of 2016 and the future for 2017. At 11, Nellie Fitzpatrick, Director of LGBT Affairs in Philadelphia, joined discussing what she thought of the Mummer’s Parade.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/02/2017

Dom Show Notes 12.30.16

Dom discussed President Obama’s order to remove 35 Russian operatives in the United States, Carson Wentz giving his offensive line shotguns, NYPD allowing officers to wear turbans. At 10:45, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11, Emily Morse joined discussing the Thousand Women March in Philadelphia.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/30/2016

Dom Show Notes 12.29.16

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Spring House. Dom discussed the Rabble Rousers Mummers group, the most admired man and woman of 2016, and Glenside combating hate with signs. At 11, Stu Bykofsky joined discussing the Rabble Rousers plans for the 2017 Mummer’s parade.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/29/2016

Dom Show Notes 12.28.16

Dom discussed the death of Carrie Fisher, the 2017 Mummer’s parade and malls implementing rules on unaccompanied minors. At 9, Ambassador John Bolton joined discussing the U.N. resolution with Israeli and the West Wall. At 10, George Badey, Chair of Love the Mummers, joined discussing the inclusive letter for the 2017 Mummers. At 11, Drexel professor, M.G. Piety, joined discussing the comments made by fellow Drexel professor, George Ciccariello-Maher.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/28/2016

Dom Show Notes 12.27.16

Dom discussed President Obama saying he would have won this election if he was able to, a Drexel professor under fire for a Christmas Eve tweet, Pennsylvania driver’s licenses soon won’t be valid to get into federal buildings, President Obama visiting Pearl Harbor with the Prime Minister of Japan. At 9:35, Patrick Rosenstiel of National Popular Vote joined discussing abandoning the electoral college and using only the popular vote.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/27/2016

Dom Show Log 12.23.16

Dom discussed Ivanka Trump’s harassment on a recent Jet blue flight, the working class voting the way it pleases, and Ikea settling with Philadelphia parents after their three kids were killed by one of its products. At 9:35, Dom spoke to Sarah Janssen from the World Almanac about why the Almanac is still important in 2017, and why readers should continue to buy it. At 10:00, Dom spoke with singer Bobby Hill about singing for the Pope and his new Christmas album. At 10:30, Dom talked to Union 98 leader John Dougherty about his open letter to the Democrats and his view on President-elect Donald Trump. Dom talks with Corey Krejcik, GM at Chaddsford Wine, about the benefits of being a smaller winery, the goings on at the winery, and wine recommendations.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/23/2016

Dom Show Log 12.22.16

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Spring House. Dom discussed Mayor Kenney’s new “trash cabinet” to help clean up the city, Ikea settles the lawsuit with the tipping dressers. At 10, Andrew Seidel from Freedom From Religion, joined discussing the “War on Christmas.” At 11, Jake Tapper of CNN joined discussing the VA and the future of it under President Trump. . At 11:35, Brian Howard from Philly Mag joined discussing a Philadelphia Statehood.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/22/2016

Dom Show Notes 12.21.16

Dom discussed performers backing away from Trump’s inauguration, Samantha Bee and Glenn Beck pairing up to fight “Trumpism,” the case for Philadelphia statehood and At 9:35, Vice President of FOP Lodge 5, John McGrody, joined discussing Wal-Mart pulling a certain Black Lives Matter shirt.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/21/2016

Dom Show Notes 12.20.16

Dom discussed President-elect Trump elected by the Electoral college yesterday, a judge dismissing a lawsuit against the legality of the soda tax in Philadelphia and First Lady Obama’s final interview in the White House.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/20/2016

Dom Show Notes 12.19.16

Dom discussed the electoral college voting today for President-elect Trump, expensive gifts for teachers and ending rude chants at high school games. At 9:45, Chester County Sheriff Bunny Welsh joined live from Harrisburg prior to the electoral voting process. At 10:35, Philadelphia Inquirer’s Aaron Carter, joined discussing rude chants directed at the North Penn female kicker during the State Semi-Finals against St. Joe’s Prep.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/19/2016



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