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The Tony Kornheiser Show

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"The Tony Kornheiser Show" (now available exclusively on-demand) is a topical, daily talk show that starts with sports and quickly moves into politics, current events, entertainment and, really, whatever happens to be on Tony’s mind that day. The format of the show—regular sit-in guests with familiar interviews and segments—highlights not only the unique perspective of Tony Kornheiser but also the expertise of his network of friends. Join one of the most recognizable and outspoken commentators of sports and entertainment (longtime radio host in Washington, DC and current co-host of ESPN's PTI) and enjoy original episodes published every weekday ‪starting September 6th.

"The Tony Kornheiser Show" (now available exclusively on-demand) is a topical, daily talk show that starts with sports and quickly moves into politics, current events, entertainment and, really, whatever happens to be on Tony’s mind that day. The format of the show—regular sit-in guests with familiar interviews and segments—highlights not only the unique perspective of Tony Kornheiser but also the expertise of his network of friends. Join one of the most recognizable and outspoken commentators of sports and entertainment (longtime radio host in Washington, DC and current co-host of ESPN's PTI) and enjoy original episodes published every weekday ‪starting September 6th.

Location:

Washington, DC

Description:

"The Tony Kornheiser Show" (now available exclusively on-demand) is a topical, daily talk show that starts with sports and quickly moves into politics, current events, entertainment and, really, whatever happens to be on Tony’s mind that day. The format of the show—regular sit-in guests with familiar interviews and segments—highlights not only the unique perspective of Tony Kornheiser but also the expertise of his network of friends. Join one of the most recognizable and outspoken commentators of sports and entertainment (longtime radio host in Washington, DC and current co-host of ESPN's PTI) and enjoy original episodes published every weekday ‪starting September 6th.

Language:

English


Episodes

“Now that’s good toast”

6/18/2021
Tony opens the show by reading a few emails and then by talking about his new Revolution Toaster. Nigel gives the news, Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in to talk about the US Open, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag Songs : Levy “Waste Time” ; “Insulate” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:04:19

"Team Forde"

6/16/2021
Tony opens up the show by reading some emails and talking about his new toaster, some new wine glasses. and also about some different golf courses. Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated calls in to talk about how his daughter Brooke is doing at the Olympic swimming trials, Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to give a preview of the US Open, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Tim Flannery and the Lunatic Fringe "Compass" ; "Three Ring Circus" Learn more about your...

Duration:01:02:53

"Glassware!"

6/14/2021
Tony opens the show by talking to Michael about a golf tournament he won over the weekend. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about the NBA playoffs and the Suns' sweep of the Nuggets. Liz Clarke phones in to share her thoughts on the French Open, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Jay Johnson "Stuck" ; "Now We're Three" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:06:14

"I WAS there"

6/11/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about his continuing quest to buy new wine glasses. ESPN's Jeff Passan calls in to talk about what baseball plans to do about illegal substances, Chris Cillizza and Gary Braun join the show for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Terrence and the High Flyers "She's Gone" ; "Good to Me" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:02:23

"Can you give us the squawk once more?"

6/9/2021
Tony opens the show by reading a few emails, and then he talks about a disturbing early morning encounter with a bird. ESPN's Brian Windhorst calls in to talk about the NBA playoffs, baseball analyst Ron Darling phones in to talk about how pitchers are adding substances to the baseball and what the league might do about it, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Mardi Gras "Come Speak To Me" ; Misha Ben David "Telephones" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:01:08:06

"Wilbon vs The Cicadas"

6/7/2021
Tony opens the show by talking to Andy Beyer about picking the Belmont Stakes winner, which gave him two out of the three Triple Crown races. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about his hatred of the cicadas, plus they chat about the NBA playoffs and the women's US Open. Jay Bilas phones in to talk about being one of the first players recruited by Mike Krzyzewski and seeing him build Duke into the best program in the country, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs :...

Duration:01:07:50

"A Man in Search of an Argument"

6/3/2021
Tony opens the show by talking with horse handicapper Andy Beyer to get a preview of the Belmont, and then he catches up with Jeanne and he tells her about his attempt to buy wine glasses. Jason La Canofra of CBS calls in to discuss what will happen with Julio Jones and with Aaron Rodgers, Bob Ryan phones in to talk about big changes with the Celtics and to talk about Mike Krzyzewski's retirement, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Brandon Costello "Ornithology"...

Duration:01:07:48

"Shop Credit!!"

6/1/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about what a tough year the Nats are having and also about a golf tournament that he and Michael played in on Memorial Day. Mark Feinsand of MLB.com calls in to go around the league with Tony, NBC's Leon Harris and Torie Clarke join the show for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Lexington Field "Tracy Boys Fight the World" ; "Dear Sorrow" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:07:46

"A Feast for Chessie"

5/31/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the Indy 500, the cicadas, the passing of singer BJ Thomas, and athletes and their mental health. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about the NBA playoffs and also about Naomi Osaka. Liz Clarke of the Washington Post phones in to give her thoughts on Osaka's decision to not speak to the press and she also talks about Roger Penske and the Indy 500, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Ralph Rillon "Edge of Crazy" ; Dan Bern "Dance...

Duration:01:10:04

"Kind of incoherent"

5/28/2021
Tony opens the show by reading a little mail, plus he talks about Naomi Osaka's decision to not talk to the press, and also about Tiger's recovery and Phil's entrepreneurship. Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornady calls in to talk about what kind of movie summer we'll have, Richard Justice of Texas Monthly phones in to talk some baseball, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Evan Riley Band "The Fool" ; "Fly Away" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:01:07:36

"Go to Hell"

5/26/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the Nats, the cicadas, and the covid vaccine. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to share his thoughts on Phil Mickelson's win at the PGA Championship, ESPN's Doris Burke phones in to talk about the NBA playoffs, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Zoe Alex "Glitter" ; Bret Wiscons "Vertical City" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:01:45

"What's the deal with birds?"

5/24/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about his golfing trip, going to see a Nats game, the cicadas, and about Phil Mickelson's historic win at the PGA Championship. Michael Wilbon phones in to talk about the NBA playoffs and he also gives his thoughts on Mickelson's win. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in to talk about that win and what it was like on the grounds of Kiawah, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Maddy Clark "Chicago" ; Emma Houton "Bow and...

Duration:01:11:05

"Mmmm, that's good cicada"

5/19/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about a tough night for Wander Suero and the Nats, the Wizards loss to the Celtics and about his trouble with an ankle brace. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to preview the PGA Championship, CNN's Chris Cilizza and Gary Braun join the show for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Emma Houton "Watershed" ; FutureDay "Follow Along, Wax Wing" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:05:24

"Read the Lines, Cash the Check"

5/18/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about Ryan Kerrigan leaving DC for Philly, Bobby Baffert being banned in NY, and DeMatha High School coach Mike Jones leaving to be an assistant coach at Virginia Tech. ESPN's Brian Windhorst calls in to talk about the play-in games for the NBA playoffs and the playoffs in general, ESPN's Jeff Passan phones in to talk some baseball and he also talks about the inspirational story of minor leaguer Drew Robinson, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the...

Duration:01:02:29

"HOF"

5/17/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the passing of Joe Valerio - the long time producer of The Sports Reporters. Michael Wilbon phones in to talk about his Hall of Fame weekend - being honored with the Curt Gowdy award and spending time with all the other Hall of Famers who were in attendance. Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated calls in to talk about the Preakness and about what will happen next with Bob Baffert, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Hollow Bill "Ode...

Duration:01:11:55

"Bag O Gas"

5/14/2021
Tony opens the show by talking to legendary horse racing handicapper Andy Beyer to get his pick for the Preakness. Mark Feinsand of MLB.com calls in to talk about the Covid outbreak on the Yankees and about Albert Pujols getting released by the Angels, Torie Clarke and NBC's Leon Harris join the show for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Eric Hamitlon "While I'm Still Around" ; The Fight Dirties "Fight Dirty" Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:01:09:58

"They're trying my patience"

5/12/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the struggling Nationals and also about the Padres and Yankees dealing with another wave of Covid. David Aldridge of the Athletic calls in to talk about Russell Westbrook and also about FP Santangelo, Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post phones in to talk about the new developments with Medina Spirit, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Misha Ben David "Night Falls" ; Hollow Bill "Get Me Outta Here" Learn more about your ad...

Duration:01:03:09

"I didn't study cicadas"

5/10/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the passing of singer Lloyd Price, and he chats with Michael about the Nats bullpen blowing another game, and also about the suspension of Nats color analyst FP Santangelo. Michael Wilbon phones in to talk to Tony about DK Metcalf's 100 meter dash and then they reminisce about great track and field performances that they've seen over the years, Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in to talk about the positive test for Kentucky Derby winner Medina...

Duration:01:00:10

"Harpard College?"

5/7/2021
Tony opens the show with a few emails, then talks about the pending retirement of Washington Post sports columnist Thomas Boswell. Barry Svrluga of the Post joins Tony next to talk Boswell, and the controversies surrounding the Capitals' Tom Wilson and the New York Rangers. Then, Tim Kurkjian calls in to talk Boswell, Albert Pujols' release from the Angels, and a variety of baseball topics. As always, Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs: Rob Frank - "Cold" ; Tim...

Duration:01:08:12

"Read from the de-escalating script"

5/5/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about his frustrating encounter with his insurance company as he tried to get an MRI on his ankle. ESPN's Brian Windhorst calls in to go around the NBA with Tony, CNN's Chris Cillizza and Gary Braun join the show for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Brody Bond "Anchor to the Wind" ; "Fly With You (A Song To Myself)" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:07:55