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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Director Of Catholics In Alliance For The Common Good: ‘There’s No Room To Debate Idea That We Must Do Better On Climate Change’

Christopher Hale, Executive Director of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about Pope Francis’ encyclical on climate change.


Dom Show Log 6.16.15

Dom discussed Rachel Dolezal leaving the NAACP, SEPTA not running ads with Pope Francis, Donald Trump announcing for a run at the Presidency, St. Louis Cardinals under federal investigation, Jeb Bush also announcing he will run for President. At 9:35, Chris Stigall joined discussing his trip to France and the Ann Coulter event last night. At 10, Christopher Hale of Catholica in Alliance for the Common Good, joined to discuss the Pope’s encyclical on climate change.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/16/2015

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Sen. Rand Paul: Privacy Is A Real Concern For Most Americans

Senator Rand Paul told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano that most of America agrees with him when it comes to privacy concerns.


Dom Show Log 6.15.15

Dom discussed more candidates announcing for a Presidential run, Hillary speaking in New York, Pope Francis’ encyclical on climate change, Mets’ closer unavailable for their Saturday night game after his girlfriend gave birth Friday night, Metallica performing the National Anthem, Donald Trump expected to announce his run for President, replacing tackle football programs for flag football. At 10, Andy Reilly joined discussing the nomination of Paul Mullen for State Representative. At 11, Jake Tapper joined discussing his “State of the Union” premiere and him announcing he will moderate the debate on CNN.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/15/2015

Dom Show Log 6.12.15

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/12/2015

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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 Show Log 6.11.13

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/11/2015

Dom Show Log 6.10.15

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/10/2015

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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 Show Log 6.9.15

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.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/09/2015

Dom Show 6.8.15

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/08/2015

Dom Show 6.5.15

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/05/2015

Dom Show Log 6.4.15

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.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/04/2015

Dom Show 6.3.15

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/03/2015

Dom Show 6.2.15

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/02/2015