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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

“The Strasburg Sediment”

8/3/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about Juan Soto being traded to San Diego and its impact on the DC fan base, and he also talks about the passing of Vin Scully, and about a great golf shot by The Socialite. Bob Ryan calls in to talk about Vin Scully, and to share his memories of Bill Russell, Richard Justice calls in to talk some more about Vin Scully, and also about the Soto trade and what it means for the Nats, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Billy Coulter...

Duration:01:07:50

“It’s Dan, not the wool”

8/2/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about Andy Murray and Venus Williams losing in the first round at the Citi Open, and he talks about Max Scherzer’s outing against the Nats, and a special gift he got from Max and the Mets. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about the 6 game suspension given to DeSean Watson and also about the passing of Bill Russell and his legacy. Mark Feinsand of MLB.com phones in to talk about the deals already made, and what may still happen before the deadline, and Tony...

Duration:01:05:17

"Edgertons and Hemsworths"

7/27/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about Theo Epstein and also about watching the Mets / Yankees game and listening to Bob Costas call the game, and about what a great broadcaster Costas is. ESPN’s Jeff Passan calls in to talk about what’s going on with Juan Soto, Shohei Ohtani, and who is buying and who is selling as the trade deadline approaches, Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornaday phones in to talk about the passing of Paul Sorvino, as well as “Nope”, “Thirteen Lives”, and “Vengeance”,...

Duration:01:01:56

“The Piedmont, Ohio way”

7/26/2022
Tony opens the show by talking another incident with the neighborhood squirrels, and he also talks about the anniversary of Bob Irsay buying the Rams, and trading the franchise for the Baltimore Colts. ESPN’s Booger McFarland calls in to talk about DeSean Watson and how the Browns players might feel about having him on the team, Jason Samenow of the Washington Post’s Capital Weather Gang about the heat wave that has been crushing most of the country and Europe, and Tony closes out the show...

Duration:00:51:54

“Can I sit next to you?”

7/25/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about the Nats, a golf outing at Avenel, and also about some issues he’s having with the neighborhood squirrels. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about another AAU weekend he had with his son, Tim Kurkjian calls in to talk about his weekend at Cooperstown as he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Jay Johnson “Something About You” ; “On My Way” To learn more about listener data and our...

Duration:01:00:15

“When do you get teeth?”

7/22/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about a member guest tournament he played in, and he also talks about Charles Barkley possibly leaving TNT to go broadcast for the LIV tour, and also about Bootsie losing his first tooth. Richard Justice of Texas Monthly calls in to talk about the Astros and Yankees, as well as what may happen with Juan Soto, Noah Petro - a planetary scientist from NASA calls in to talk about the new James Webb telescope and the significance of the images it’s sending back to...

Duration:01:07:45

“I’d close the blinds”

7/19/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about the reports that David Feherty is leaving NBC to be an analyst for the LIV Tour, and he talks about Juan Soto and his importance to Washington DC. Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga calls in to talk about Juan Soto winning the Home Run Derby and what it would mean if he were traded, and he also talks about the heartache for Rory McIlroy after coming up short in the Open. Mark Feinsand of MLB.com calls in to talk about the Home Run Derby, and some...

Duration:01:01:23

“High Hurdle Heats”

7/18/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about the Nats winning their last game before the all star break, Juan Soto turning down a $440 million dollar deal, and he talks with Michael about Cameron Smith winning the British Open - just ahead of Rory McIlroy. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk some more about the British Open as well as the NBA’s summer league, Steve Sands of the Golf Channel phones in to gives his thoughts on The Open, and what this loss means for McIlroy, and Tony closes out the show by...

Duration:01:10:39

“Can someone get Herb Kohler on the blower?”

7/13/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about the fact that it is his 75th birthday, but he has no plans to retire any time soon. He also reads some emails, and talks about what a great season the Orioles are having. ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian calls in to talk some more about the Orioles, and he also talks about the HR Derby and the All Star Game, Steve Sands of the Golf Channel phones in from St Andrews to talk about his accommodations and also to preview the British Open, and Tony closes out the show by...

Duration:01:00:24

"You have a DVD player?"

7/12/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about Greg Garcia's new TV show (Sprung on Freevee on August 19th), and Tony also talks about his recent hearing test. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post phones in from Scotland to talk about the upcoming British Open as well as his thoughts on Novak Djokovic winning Wimbledon, then Tony talks to Dave Sims about the life of a baseball play by play man during the pandemic, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Well Drinkers "Fly...

Duration:01:09:02

“Tell Orange Man I’m a Little”

7/11/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about his conversation with Dave Barry, Wimbledon, his golf outing from the weekend, and also about another tough loss for the Nats and how far they have fallen from their World Series win less than three years ago. Michael Wilbon phones in to talk about his experience with AAU sports over the weekend, ESPN’s Jeff Passan calls in to talk about the state of starting pitching in the major leagues and how it has changed over the years, and Tony closes out the show...

Duration:01:06:46

“Vivid memories of prom night”

7/8/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about a lost treasure from Dave Barry that he found, and also how PTI had to adjust after getting the news that Rafael Nadal withdrew from Wimbledon, Liz Clarke of the Washington Post calls in to give her thoughts on Nadal and Wimbledon, Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to talk about Baker Mayfield getting traded to Carolina, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Natalie Hamilton “Show You My Love” ; “On the Radio” To learn more...

Duration:01:04:06

“The Personality of a Melon”

7/5/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about his golf outing on July 4th, and he also talks about another tough loss for the Nats, and he talks about the passing of Hank Goldberg. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in from England to talk to Tony about Wimbledon, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com phones in to go around the league as we get to the halfway point of the season, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Sweater Set “Hostage” ; Dan Bern “Everybody’s in the Big...

Duration:00:56:56

“Hair in your gazpacho”

7/4/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about the PGA going head to head with the LIV tour this past weekend, and he also talks about a brutal loss by the Nats. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about his golf outing with Tony over the weekend and also about the big moves in the NBA and the shifting landscape in college sports, Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated phones in to talk some more about the wider implications of USC and UCLA going to the Big Ten, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the...

Duration:01:11:49

“Are these ice cream cows?”

6/30/2022
Tony opens the show by talking a little baseball, he also reads a letter, and talks about Chessie being sick. Michael Wilbon phones in to talk about the start of NBA free agency and also about Serena Williams, ESPN’s Buster Olney calls in to talk about cows and also about Freddie Freeman, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Mile 57 Band “Folded Flag” ; “Hell or Highwater” To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit:...

Duration:00:58:59

“Vengeance is a Little Light”

6/29/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about having to do PTI live because they had to react to Serena Williams losing in the first round at Wimbledon. David Aldridge of the Athletic calls in to talk about Kyrie Irving’s decision to stay with the Nets, and John Wall moving on to the Clippers. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to talk about the continuing defections from the PGA to the LIV tour, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Norwegian Soft Kitten “Parody in...

Duration:01:05:45

“Play hard, partner”

6/27/2022
Tony opens the show by reading an old review he did of an Elvis concert in 1975, and he also talks about the Travelers Championship and the women’s US Open at Congressional, and also about a deer assault on his day lilies. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in from England to talk about Wimbledon and the upcoming British Open, Richard Justice of Texas Monthly calls in to talk about Arch Manning committing to Texas and he also talks some baseball, and Tony closes out the show by...

Duration:01:02:37

“How fast does your hair grow?”

6/22/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about DeSean Watson, Brooks Koepka, and an issue he is having with EZ Pass. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst calls in to talk about the NBA draft, and the contract situations with John Wall and Kyrie Irving, Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornaday calls in to talk about “Elvis” and also about a piece she recently wrote about “All The President’s Men”, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Jay Johnson “Star Child (Love You So)” ; “Love Song” To...

Duration:01:08:01

“A Fellow Doctor”

6/21/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about why today is the saddest day of the year, and he also reads some emails. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about Matthew Fitzpatrick winning the US Open and his ties to Northwestern University, and he also talks about the Stanley Cup Finals with Tony, CNN’S Chris Cillizza phones in to talk about the increasing polarization of both political parties, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Brandon Costello “Equilibrium” ; Dan Bern...

Duration:01:03:44

“What happened to H?”

6/20/2022
Tony opens the show by talking about the Stanley Cup finals, and also about something he’s noticed on DC license plates. Chuck Culpepper of the Washington Post calls in to talk about Matthew Fitzpatrick winning the US Open, Mark Maske of the Washington Post phones in to talk about what is going on with DeSean Watson and a possible suspension by the NFL, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : The Squirers “Anytime” ; “This Must Be Love” To learn more about listener...

Duration:00:57:54