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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, “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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CAPA High students protest the SRC voiding teachers' contract with a symbolic strike. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Philadelphia Teacher: ‘We Are In Awe Of’ The Protests Our Students Pulled Off

On Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, Dom Giordano talked with Kelly Collings, a teacher, about the School Reform Commission’s decision to cancel their contract and the ensuing student protests.

10/08/2014

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William Hite Defends SRC’s Move To Force Teachers To Contribute To Their Healthcare Benefits

Dom Giordano talked to William Hite, Superintendant of the Philadelphia School Reform Commission, about the decision to cancel their contract with the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers.

10/07/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Missouri Doctor: ‘It’s Just A Matter Of Time Before [Ebola] Is Carried To Every Corner Of The World’

Dom Giordano talked with Dr. Gil Mobley, who believes the CDC is lying about the threat posed by Ebola and staged a protest at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to expose it.

10/03/2014

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State Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi Responds To Criticism From Senator Scott Wagner

Dom Giordano spoke with State Senator Dominic Pileggi on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about some apparent discord within the ranks of Republicans within the Senate.

10/02/2014

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Mumia-Abu Jamal To Issue Commencement Address At Vermont College

Dom Giordano spoke with Dustin Byerly, a spokesman from Goddard College, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, who said it was the students who decided to have Mumia speak.

09/30/2014

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Sen. Farnese Calls For Provision To Hate Crimes Law Following Attack On Gay Couple In Philadelphia

Farnese insisted something must be done to increase the penalty for criminals who target specific classes of victims.

09/25/2014

Central Police Detectives in Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Lawyer For Police Chief’s Daughter Accused Of Assault On Gay Couple In Center City: ‘She Didn’t Do This’

Buscio insisted that Knott had no involvement in the assault against the men.

09/24/2014

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Chief Meteorologist At Weatherbell Analytics: Organizers Of People’s Climate March Were ‘Prostituting The Weather And Climate’

Dom Giordano talked to Joe Bastardi, from Weatherbell Analytics, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT to discuss the People’s Climate March in New York City.

09/22/2014

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Dom Giordano’s Take On City’s Decriminalization Of Pot

On Thursday, Philadelphia City Council continued a great Philadelphia tradition.

09/19/2014

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Former Top Army Official: The U.S. Should Arm The Free Syrian Army

Kean said he agrees with the plan to arm rebels in Syria but wishes we had begun the process years ago.

09/18/2014

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NOW President: ‘Goodell Has Demonstrated He Views Domestic Violence As An Inconvenient PR Problem’

Dom Giordano talked to Terry O’Neil, President of the National Organization for Women, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about their demands that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell resign in the aftermath of the Ray Rice domestic abuse scandal.

09/16/2014

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Sharyl Attkisson: Obama’s Whereabouts During Benghazi Attacks Are ‘Unacceptably Private’

Attkisson said that the White House is misleading the public about the ongoing releases of information that they’ve offered regarding the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2012 on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

09/15/2014

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Attorney On Ray Rice Video: ‘The Tape Does Change Things, They Could Press Charges Without Her’

Dom Giordano spoke with Attorney Travis Tormey to discuss former NFL player Ray Rice’s plea agreement with Atlantic County to enter Pre-Trial Intervention and attend an anger management program after being charged with hitting his then fiancée in an Atlantic City casino elevator earlier this year.

09/10/2014

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Dom Giordano: Military Equipment For Police Departments

My biggest takeaway however involves the fact that the military equipment displayed by the Ferguson police has really focused people on how under the federal 1033 program local police departments have been given billions of military armament.

08/27/2014

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Michelle Bernard: ‘No Child Should Be In Fear Because Of The Color Of His Skin’

Dom Giordano spoke with Michelle Bernard, from the Bernard Center for Women on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about her statements that there is currently a ‘war’ on African-American men and boys in America.

08/22/2014

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