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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

"One bagel shy"

4/21/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about Nigel's mishap with the morning bagel delivery, and he also talks about the passing of his high school friend Jimmy Steinman. Liz Clarke of the Washington Post calls in to talk about her column on the NCAA and the funding problems for various sports, ESPN's Taylor Twellman phones in to talk about the proposed soccer super league and why it has fallen apart so quickly, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Rich Hopkins and the...

Duration:01:10:09

"Articulated Knees"

4/19/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about LL Bean, targeted marketing, and he also talks about the Nats and a little bit of golf as well. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about his family tree with Tony as well as some baseball and golf. Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga phones in to talk about the injuries hitting the Nats right now as well as the possible new names for the Washington Football Team, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Jay Johnson "Lady of the...

Duration:01:11:14

"Can O' Clams"

4/16/2021
Tony opens the show by reading a few emails; he also talks about a rough day for Patrick Corbin and the Nats. Neil Greenberg of the Washington Post calls in to talk some hockey, baseball and basketball, 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 : Red Heath "Clark and Lewis" ; "Emily" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:03:53

"The BOGO Cape"

4/14/2021
Tony opens the show by talking to Michael about turning 35, and he also talks about a rough night for Stephen Strasburg and the Nats. ESPN's Brain Windhorst calls in to talk about the NBA playoff picture and also about the idea of a play-in tournament, Richard Justice of Texas Monthly phones in give his thoughts on the early going in the baseball season and he talks about the legacy of Pete Rose on his 80th birthday, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Obstacle,...

Duration:01:06:13

"An Homage to Fromage"

4/12/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about his trip to Delaware over the weekend and how Chessie ate a bone, and he also talks about Hideki Matsuyama's win at the Masters. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk some more golf as well as an encounter he had with a large javelina, Steve Sands of the Golf Channel phones in with his thoughts on Matsuyama's win, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Obsessives "LaLa" ; Dan Bern "La Cheeserie" Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:01:05:42

"Let go of my Lego"

4/8/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the news about the cause of Tiger Woods car crash, plus he talks about a tough day for the Nats who got swept in a doubleheader by the Braves. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to preview the Masters, Torie Clarke and Gary Braun phone in for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Ozark Mountain Daredevils : "Gone Long Gone" ; "Don't" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:08:19

"Thank you Godfather"

4/7/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about Luka Garza winning the Wooden award, plus he talks about the Nats, and about watching The Godfather. Chuck Culpepper phones in from Augusta to preview the Masters and to talk about Baylor's win over Gonzaga in the National Championship game, Barry Svrluga calls in to talk about the Nats delayed start to their season as well as the transfer of power from Roy Williams to Hubert Davis, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : River...

Duration:01:08:08

"Tony's List"

4/5/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about dinosaurs, oil companies, Jordan Speith's win, and the women's college basketball championship game. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about Gonzaga's win over UCLA, Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated phones in to talk more college basketball - plus he talks about the greatest sporting events he's covered live, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Gabi Bonifant "Take Me Home" ; Matt Citron "Love Go" Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:01:05:18

"Who Counts the Bees?"

4/2/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the blast of cold weather, the Nats opening day game being cancelled after some players tested positive for Covid, and he also talks about the PTI April Fool's joke they played. Washington Post columnist Sally Jenkins calls in to talk about the inequities between women's and men's sports in the NCAA, Chris Cillizza and Gary Braun phone in for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Almost Faithful "Staring" ;...

Duration:01:14:30

"Apes Eat For Free"

3/31/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about Seder at his house for Passover, plus he talks about the passing of G Gordon Liddy and he also chats with Michael about their golf outings from their trip last week. ESPN's Jeff Passan comes on to talk baseball on the eve of Opening Day. ESPN's Jay Bilas calls in to talk about the Final Four, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Haroon Rashid "King of Nothing" ; Eric Carter "Limitless" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:01:03:20

"Everything but a sandstorm"

3/29/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the moon, his drive to and from Pinehurst, and how Spring went into full bloom in DC while he was gone. Michael Wilbon calls in to give his thoughts on the NCAA Tournament, plus he talks a little NBA and NFL, Chuck Culpepper phones in to talk a little more college basketball, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Justin Karpinos "Last Perfect Day" ; "Borrowed Time" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:01:08:17

"The Dog vs Grandchild Debate Continues"

3/25/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the bracket standings (congrats to Brian Polian so far), and he talks about Megan Rapinoe speaking out about the inequalities that still exist between men's and women's sports. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to talk about NFL free agency, Deshaun Watson, and Dan Snyder's ownership of the WTF, Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated phones in to talk about the big surprises so far in the NCAA tournament as we head into the Sweet 16, and Tony closes out...

Duration:01:04:47

"Barkley's first Seder"

3/22/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament, and how with all the upsets, Phil's Mom is not in last place. Michael Wilbon calls in to give his thoughts on the Tournament and they talk in detail about Loyola -Chicago's big win over Illinois. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in from Indianapolis to talk about how things are running out there in the Covid bubble and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Mark Bryan " A Little...

Duration:01:06:01

"You Never Know"

3/17/2021
Tony opens the show by talking to Phil's Mom and getting her picks for the NCAA tournament. David Aldridge of the Athletic phones in to gives his picks plus he shares his thoughts on the new QB for the WFT, Meet the Press host Chuck Todd calls in with his picks, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Paulie Coconuts and the Window Panes "Another Year til St Patrick's Day" ; Wild Colonial Bhoys "Red-Haired Lass" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:01:11:39

"What do these numbers mean?"

3/16/2021
Tony opens the show by talking to Bob Ryan and getting his NCAA picks. Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated calls in with his picks, as does writer and director Greg Garcia, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Claire Kelly "Running Out" ; "Dandelion Wine" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:02:28

"Bracket Week is Back!"

3/15/2021
Tony opens the show by getting NCAA bracket picks from Gary Braun and his son Spike. Michael Wilbon calls in with his bracket, followed by Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Don Stewart "Planet Why" ; "What I Need" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:12:12

"Bootsie and the Hammer vs Chessie"

3/12/2021
Tony opens the show by reading a few emails, plus he talks about his golf outing and then he wonders how smart his dog Chessie is. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to talk about TPC, Torie Clarke and Gary Braun call in for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Via DeRoche "Call You in the Summer" ; Luke DeRoche "The One" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:07:27

"The Three Disappointments"

3/10/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about three big moments in his writing career that didn't go the way he wanted them to. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in to talk college basketball as we get ready for the Tournament, Brian Koppelman - host of the podcast "The Moment" calls in to talk about that show, plus being in the movie "Michael Clayton", and about writing "Rounders", and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Jill Wilson "And We Begin to Dance" ;...

Duration:01:10:58

"I love lamp"

3/8/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about his new chair, a sweater he bought for Michael, and a lamp he got. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about the 50th anniversary of the first Ali / Frazier fight, ESPN's Jay Bilas calls in to talk about how the NCAA will handle things in the bubble during the tournament and also about Duke's down year, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Saint Samuel "Yabomm (feat. Ceili Galante)" ; Dan Bern "100th Peloton Ride" Learn more about...

Duration:01:02:34

"Surprise!"

3/5/2021
Tony opens the show by talking about a mysterious package he received. Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornaday calls in to talk about the bad ratings for the Golden Globes and to talk about "Nomadland" and "Coming to America 2". Jeanne McManus and CNN's Chris Cillizza phone in for news with Nigel, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Scott Labbe "Saudades" ; "Billy" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:15:50