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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Auditor General Eugene DePasquale at Capitol  Tuesday. (credit: Tony Romeo/KYW)

PA Auditor General Wants More Oversight Of Charter Schools

Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale wants his office to have more oversight regarding charter schools.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/31/2016

TOPSHOT - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton applauds during the CNN Town Hall at Drake University in Des Moines , Iowa, January 25, 2016, ahead of the Iowa Caucus. AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON / AFP / JIM WATSON        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

James Carville: America Is Better With Democrats In Control

James Carville discusses his book, We’re Still Right, They’re Still Wrong.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/30/2016

Dom Show Log 8.30.16

Dom discussed the similarities to Camden and Chicago, Trump’s speech tomorrow in Arizona on his immigration plan, a new poll showing a tighter race between Clinton and Trump and pediatricians dismissing patients whose parents refuse to vaccinate. At 9:35, James Carville joined discussing his new book “We’re Still Right, and They’re Still Wrong.” At 10:35, Kutztown’s Director of Women’s and Gender Studies, Colleen Clemens, joined discussing trigger warnings.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/30/2016

Dom Show Log 8.29.16

Dom discussed Colin Kaepernick refusing to stand for the National Anthem, releasing medical records as a Presidential records and New Jersey’s law for self-serve gas stations. At 9:30, Colonel Allen West joined discussing the controversy with Colin Kaepernick. At 10:35, Joe Gale joined discussing the new car registration fees. At 11, Jake Tapper joined discussing the Clinton Foundation, his interview with Governor Mike Pence and the news of the day.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/29/2016

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Allen West: Kaepernick Hypocritical For Protest Of Anthem

Former Congressman Allen West criticized Colin Kaepernick for his protest against racial injustice during the National Anthem of an NFL preseason game.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/29/2016

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Giordano: Say No To Scrapple Pie

This obsession with scrapple in an era of more healthful eating is amazing.


Dom Show Log 8.26.16

Dom discussed a pew research study on immigration, Trump’s campaign facing reality on immigration, Donald Trump on with Anderson Cooper last night and the ridiculousness of scrapple pie. At 10, Philadlephia City Council President, Darrell Clarke, joined discussing the free gun lock giveaway. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. At 11, NJ Senator Nicholas Scutari, joined discussing his legislation to legislate the claw machine games. At 11:35, Malcom Kenyatta joined discussing his piece on Phillymag about Trump’s outreach to the African-American community.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/26/2016

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Camden Resident Explains Opposition To New School Funding Plan

Camden resident Sue Altman says New Jersey Governor Chris Christie new school funding formula places an undue burden on the poorest districts.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/26/2016

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump listens while his son Eric Trump speaks during a campaign event at Briar Woods High School August 2, 2016, in Ashburn, Virginia. / AFP / MOLLY RILEY        (Photo credit should read MOLLY RILEY/AFP/Getty Images)

Reporter Assesses Trump Campaign Shakeup

Robert Costa, from the Washington Post, explains what the Trump’s new campaign leadership will try to accomplish.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/20/2016

Dom Show Log 8.19.16

Dom discussed Trump saying he regrets some things that he has said, Ryan Lochte lying about the robbery, and Paul Manafort resigning from the Trump campaign. At 9:35, Chief Political Reporter for the Washington Post, Robert Costa, joined discussing Trump appointing Steve Bannon as the CEO of his campaign.At 10:17, Catholic League President, Bill Donahue, joined discussing his new book “Unmasking Mother Teresa’s Critics.” At 10:35, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 10:47, Youtube star, Matthew Santoro, joined discussing his book “Mind=Blown.” At 11:35, game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/19/2016

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Dom Giordano Column: Can Toomey Win PA?

If Trump’s failure, results in Senator Pat Toomey losing his seat, that will be a disaster.


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Author Explains Trump’s Appeal In Rust Belt

Author JD Vance discusses his book, Hillbilly Elegy and Donald Trump’s appeal in the rust belt.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/18/2016

Dom Show Log 8.18.16

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Spring House. Dom discussed the Catholic vote in the 2016 election, Brad Thor leaving the “Never Trump” crowd, democrats not helping the black communities the last 8 years, regulating the claw games, At 10:35, Gold Star mother, Karen Vaughn, joined discussing her experiences and her event tomorrow in Philadelphia. At 11, Author J.D. Vance joined discussing his book “Hillbilly Elegy.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/18/2016

Dom Show Log 8.17.16

Dom discussed Trump’s change in leadership at his campaign, his speech yesterday in Wisconsin for law and order, Chase Utley’s return to Philadelphia and Walmart’s shop lifting problem. At 9:35, Acting Attorney General, Bruce Castor, joined discussing the resignation of Kathleen Kane. At 10, Philadlephia Director for the GOP, Joe DeFelice, joined discussing voter fraud in Philadelphia. At 11, Ben King of Amish PAC, joined discussing the outreach to gain support for Donald Trump.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/17/2016

Castor speaking with reporters in Harrisburg on Tuesday.
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Bruce Castor Trying To Restore Esteem To AG’s Office

Bruce Castor discusses taking over as Acting Attorney General of the Commonwealth.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/17/2016



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