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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.
Rick Santorum said Ted Cruz’ accomplishments since being elected to the Senate are zero.
Dom discussed anti-police protests over the weekend, Villanova University wanting to arm some of its security with guns, Donald Trump discussing adversity in his life. At 11:00 CNN’s Jake Tapper joined Dom and discussed Paul Ryan wanting family time if elected Speak, low income numbers for working Americans, and why Donald Trump brought up Ben Carson’s faith.
Rand Paul says Hillary Clinton’s actions in Libya contributed to the death of four Americans in Benghazi and continues to put the US at greater risk for a terrorist attack.
Dom recapped the Benghazi hearing yesterday, a random prize winner who votes in the Philadelphia Mayor’s race, Dr. Ben Carson continuing to surge over Donald Trump in Iowa polls. At 9:17, Senator Rand Paul joined discussing his new book “Our Presidents and Their Prayers.” At 10:35, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. At 10:47, Sheryl Attkisson joined discussing the Benghazi hearings. At 11:35, Game of the week.
Dom discussed Kate’s law failing in the Senate, Senator Jim Webb dropping out of the Democratic race, American Cancer Society changing their guidelines to mammograms, Governor Wolf confronted by tax payers. At 10, Mayor Randy Brown discussing the Evesham Saving Lives program partnering with Uber. At 11, Braddock Mayor John Fetterman, joined discussing his defense for Sanctuary cities.
Presidential candidate Ben Carson says the solution to mass shootings should not include infringements upon the 2nd Amendment.
Dom discussed the continued reaction of Donald Trump blaming President Bush for 9/11, two sentences that explain Donald Trump’s lead, Congressman Paul Ryan saying America is more than it’s borders. At 10:35, Dr. Ezekial Emanuel discussing his event at the Constitution Center, “What’s Cooking, Uncle Sam?” At 10:47, Dr. Ben Carson joined discussing his new book “A More Perfect Union.”
Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says he is not ready to retire and will take on a national policing role when he leaves his post in January.
Dom discussed Donald Trump blaming President Bush for 9/11, Benghazi hearings set to begin, Senator Sanders’ tax plan. At 10, Nikki-Johnson-Huston joined discussing her letter to Bill O’Reilly about hungry children. At 11, CNN’s Jake Tapper joined discussing his interview’s with Governor Jeb Bush and Secretary Hillary Clinton. At 11:35, Chris Malloy joins to give an update on his lawnmower case.
Dom discussed Donald Trump and Dr. Carson threatening to boycott the next debate, President Obama announcing troops staying in Afghanistan, “Celebrate America Day” controversy in Great Valley High School, the Philadelphia gay bashing case, marriage advice for Associate Producer Jim Kelly. At 10:15, Commissioner Ramsey joined discussing his retirement from the PPD. At 10:47, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At, 11, Newt and Callista Gingrich joined promoting the new book “Christmas in America.” At 11:17, Game of the week. At 11:35, Attorney Lou Busico joined discussing his client Kathryn Knott in the Philadelphia gay bashing case.
Andrea Haulcoch, from the Revolutionary Student Coordinating Committee at Philadelphia Community College, says the risk of police being killed is ‘part of their job.’
Dom discussed a protest last week at the Community College of Philadelphia against a police recruiter, the Speaker of the House race, Danny Meyer eliminating tipping at his restaurants. At 9:35, Andrea Haulcoch of the RSCC in Philadelphia joined discussing the protests at the Community College of Philadelphia. At 10, Congressman Charlie Dent joined discussing the Speaker race and the status of Planned Parenthood. At 11, Drexel Professor George Cicoriell-Maher joined discussing his involvement with last week’s protest against police recruitment.
Chris Malloy said he did nothing wrong following a directive from the principal of his daughter’s school to not repeat the hay ride.
Dom discussen last night’s debate in Las Vegas, paycheck protection in Pennsylvania, Commissioner Ramsey retiring from the Philadelphia Police Department, Wal-Mart predicting a decline in earnings. At 11, Chris Malloy discussed bringing his kids home from school on his lawnmower.
Dom discussed a father picking up his kids at school with his lawnmower, Donald Trump speaking at the No Labels conference, Bowe Bergdahl not expected to face prison time, protection for women to prevent sexual assault. At 10, Ben Miller, owner of South Philly Barbacoa, joined discussing hiring illegal immigrants. At 11:35, Larry Bowa from the Phillies joined discussing the Chase Utley slide.