Giordano: 'Bernie's Rider Is Ridiculous!'

The Dom Giordano Program | January 17, 2020

The Dom Giordano Program
January 17, 2020 - 1:04 pm
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The Double Standard of Manu Raju

Today, Dom led off the Dom Giordano Program by discussing an incident yesterday in which freshman Senator Martha McSally lashed out at CNN reporter Manu Raju after being asked about new evidence in the impeachment trial. Dom points out that Rep. Omar had a similar response to a Raju question and faced no backlash, whatsoever. Also, Dom uses the incident with McSally to relate to the interview with Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer. Then, Dom, after attaining a copy of Bernie Sanders' campaign rider, Dom asks Dan, Joe and listeners what would need to go on a rider for the Dom Giordano Program.

WaPo Poll Indicates 77% Of Black Americans Think Trump Is 'Racist'

​Dom Giordano comments on a Philadelphia Inquirer article about Donald Trump's alleged racism. The article explains the "pessimistic assessment" of life in the United States under the Trump administration. According to the article, more than 8 in 10 Black Americans are convinced the President is a racist who has exacerbated racism as an issue in the United States. The article claims that 77 percent of black Americans feel "Trump deserves 'only some' or 'hardly any' credit" for the improvement in unemployment, lavishing credit on Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama.

Neal Zoren Tells Us What's On TV

Dom Giordano talks with TV critic Neal Zoren about the countdown to the return of Better Call Saul in February. Zoren explains why he thinks the current TV season has been a desert with a lack of exceptional programming. Zoren also talks about Jason Bateman's role in the show The Outsider, based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. Dom and Zoren talk about Laura Linney's skill as an actress and also comment on the Aaron Hernandez documentary. Plus, the latest show premiering on Apple TV on January 17th.