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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.
Dom discussed the January drone attack that killed 2 hostages, including an American, Shakespeare plays being weeded out in colleges, Loretta Lynch confirmed as Attorney General. Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger is off, fraternity under fire in Panama City for attacking veterans. At 10, Colonel Allen West joined to discuss drone usage in the military, At 10:47, Neal Zoren with What’s on TV. At 11, Attorney Lanny Davis joined to discuss Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Foundation.
Dom discussed, Governor Scott Walker’s view on immigration, New Jersey residents okay with an increase in the gas tax, prescription drug take back day, Director of the Philadelphia VA Diana Ruben at a Congress hearing. At 9:47, State Rep. John Lawrence discussed motorist’s right to sue Penndot for pothole damage, At 10, author Zev Chafets joined to discuss his new book “Remembering Who We Are.” At 10:47, Inside the Mind of Dom.
Dom discussed Temple and Arizona State University ROTC members participating in the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event.State Rep. John Lawrence wants to give motorists the right to sue the state for potholes, Ben Affleck apologizing for suppressing his family’s history, swag items for a Presidential theme party, mom sending out a gift list for son’s birthday party, cat calling banned in Kensington. At 9:35, Dana Perino joined discussing her new book, “And the Good News Is…”
Ken Matthews fills in for Dom today. Ken discussed the cost of the high school prom today, 3-year-old attacked by the family dog, 3rd graders learning about the transgender community, man arrested for fighting over LeBron James and Michael Jordan, Millville Police Head charged with a DUI, Hillary Clinton known to screen her audience members.
Dom discussed Tim Tebow signing with the Eagles, Brit McHenry’s rant not being offensive enough to get her fired from ESPN, Governor Huckabee telling people of faith to wait to join the military, Ben Affleck trying to hide his slave-owning ancestry, Governor Christie not considering himself as wealthy.
La Salle University professor Brother Arthur Bangs spoke with Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about the reasons why so many people procrastinate.
On today’s show Dom discussed a USA Today study that showed Army morale is at a low despite the implementation of a $287 million optimism program, Marco Rubio’s response to whether or not he’d attend a gay wedding, and the Los Angeles Angles telling stadium employees to work through the National Anthem. At 11am Dom talked to journalist Sharyl Attkisson about Hillary’s run for presidency. At 11:30am Dom talked to Grover Norquist about taxation policy.
Dom discussed the report on the Philadelphia VA, Hillary’s no tip, okay not to share, more students At 10, author John Tamny joined to discus his new book “Popular Economics.” At 10:17, Congressman Ryan Costello on the Philadelphia VA report. At 10:35, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 10:47, Inside the Mind of Dom. At 11, Congressman Pat Meehan on the VA report.
Dom discussed 2 year anniversary of the Boston Bombing, Tax day, minimum wage increases in Philadelphia to $15 an hour, Tim McGraw performing for the Sandy Hook Promise, Philadelphia VA report being released. At 10:35, Mark Hemingway of The Weekly Standard, joined to discuss Gary Trudeau. At 11, Matthew Brouillette joined to discuss Governor Wolf’s involvement with Unions.
Dom live from Andy’s Diner. Dom discussed Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail, Senator Rubio announcing for President, New Jersey tracking their public workers, Hillary speaking against the pay of CEOs. At 9:35, Dom was joined by 4 Medal of Honor Recipients live from Andy’s Diner. At 10:35, Brother Arthur Bangs of La Salle joined discussing procrastinating especially taxes. At 11, Professor Edith Flynn joined discussing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and the death penalty.
Dom discussed Hillary Clinton’s announcement for 2016. Dom’s drive through Kensington Friday. SNL mocking Hillary Clinton, Mike Pressler speaking with 60 Minutes on the rush to judgement on him and Duke University, Pennsylvania Schools revising the PSSA testing, husband and wife in battle for naming rights, new recording surfacing involving Officer Slager.
I often get to interview and sometimes meet some of the biggest names in the country in the fields of politics, pop culture and sports. These people pale in comparison to the guests I’m bringing to Andy’s Diner in Conshy on 4/14 at 9:30.
Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Trevose. Dom discussed Hillary Clinton about to announce for a Presidential run, shooting of Walter Scott by a South Carolina police officer, Daily News writer Stan Hochman, PA University tuition freezes, Pope Francis and the Armenian genocide At 10:17, Commissioner Charles Ramsey joined Dom discussing his Time magazine article. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. Game of the week @ 11:35. CEO and Director of the Lincoln Institute, Lowman Henry, joined discussing the Pennsylvania Leadership Conference.
Dom discussed Rand Paul’s interview with Kelly Evans and Savannah Guthrie, University of Michigan reversing decision to not play American Sniper on campus, ALEC being blamed for a narrative of the shooting of Walter Scott, life in prison or death penalty for the Boston bomber, the White House calling for an end to conversion therapy to LGBT youths, 3rd graders writing get well letters to Mumia. At 10:35, Morning Joe Co-Host, Mika Brezinski joined discussing her “Know Your Value” tour. At 10:47 Inside the Mind of Dom.
Wayne Laugesen, from the Colorado Springs Gazette told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT Midday host Dom Giordano that he has not seen any real upside with the legalization of marijuana in Colorado.