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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.

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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.

iTunes Ratings

7848 Ratings
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No more Michael

By NaKarib84 - May 20 2020
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He is annoying, his explanations makes zero sense

Best Stinky Show Ever

By B-Rye Fresh - May 13 2020
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This show stinks. I frickin’ love it. Best stupid show ever. I love Mr. Tony!

iTunes Ratings

7848 Ratings
Average Ratings
6896
299
226
175
252

No more Michael

By NaKarib84 - May 20 2020
Read more
He is annoying, his explanations makes zero sense

Best Stinky Show Ever

By B-Rye Fresh - May 13 2020
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This show stinks. I frickin’ love it. Best stupid show ever. I love Mr. Tony!
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The Tony Kornheiser Show

Latest release on Aug 05, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: "You weren't on your phone, were you?"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the Halloween festivities in his neighborhood, and The University of Maryland reversing course and firing football coach DJ Durkin. Bill Livingston of the Cleveland Plain Dealer calls in to talk about the coaches being fired in Cleveland (The Browns and the Cavaliers), and also discusses what's going on with Urban Meyer and Ohio State. James Carville calls in with his weekend picks, and Tony shares the story of getting in a car accident on his way home from work. During 'Old Guy Radio', Meet The Press host Chuck Todd calls in with his NFL picks, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.
Songs : Eric From Outerspace "Barley There" ; We Are The Northern Lights "Come Close"

Nov 01 2018

1hr 20mins

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Rank #2: "2100 degrees"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the Kentucky Derby, the NBA playoffs, and the Caps win over Pittsburgh on Saturday. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk some more about the NBA playoffs and the ceremony at Nats Park where he was presented with the Sam Lacy / Wendell Smith Award. Then Nigel gives the news, and during "Old Guy Radio" Tony talks about the Nats win and about going to Wilbon's ceremony. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.
Songs : The Morrison Brothers "Every Little Sunday" ; Raising Red "Rustbelt Highway"

May 07 2018

1hr 17mins

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Rank #3: "Deject this!"

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Tony opens the show by talking about Seattle's win over the Vikings on Monday Night Football, and how Kirk Cousins and Minnesota were supposed to be Super Bowl contenders but now they may not even make the playoffs. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to talk more NFL, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Torie shares a story about being pulled over for driving with an expired registration, Tony talks about Lee Smith and Harold Baines getting into the Baseball hall of Fame, and he tells about a memorable encounter with Lee Smith years ago. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag!
Songs : Newport Beach Raquet Club "Venice of the Far East" ; Mark Baseman "My Brother Makes me Happy"

Dec 11 2018

1hr 13mins

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Rank #4: "Congrats to Brian Trotz!"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the Caps beating the Penguins and finally advancing to the Conference Finals. He talks some more about that with Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga and then Nigel gives the news. During "Old Guy Radio", Tony reads some mail and talks about the proper etiquette one should have when going to a museum. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.
Songs : Buffalo Gospel "High Time to Hang Fire" ; Philana "Danny"

May 08 2018

1hr 19mins

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Rank #5: "New York Style"

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It’s a special show for Tony, as he broadcasts from New York with Nigel and special guests Keith Olbermann and Pablo Torre. Tony starts the show by talking with Keith and Pablo about various ailments and illnesses (no, seriously, that’s what they talked about) Then they talk some sports - specifically about the rise and fall of Matt Harvey. Nigel gives the news, and during Old Guy Radio, Keith shares a story of when he met Joseph Cotton, and Pablo talks about having Lady Gaga perform at his high school dance before she was Lady Gaga, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.

May 11 2018

1hr 25mins

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Rank #6: "Let's cuddle"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the NBA playoff games from the night before. Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report calls in to go around the NFL and preview the NFL Draft, and Nigel gives the news (including the growing industry of professional cuddling). During "Old Guy Radio", 'Meet The Press' host Chuck Todd calls in to talk about why President Trump keeps calling him "Sleepy eyes Chuck", and also about Ronny Jackson withdrawing from consideration for the VA cabinet position. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.
Songs : Ghoul School "Dogsong" ; Sauce "Virginia Wine"

Apr 26 2018

1hr 18mins

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Rank #7: "Houston, we have a problem"

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Tony opens the show by talk about why they are recording in a different (and smaller) studio today. Then he talks about the Nats big win in Game 2 of the World Series against the Astros. After that he goes through some news stories, and following that it's Old Guy Radio as Tony talks about the Redskins game tonight vs the Vikings. Lastly, he discusses some parking tickets he got and what he should do about them, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.


Song : The Barn Dawgs "Goodnight"

Oct 24 2019

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Rank #8: "Here Comes Treble!"

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Tony opens the show by talking about a play he wanted to see until he found out how long it was, the sad news concerning Alex Trebek, and the contract situation for local play by play man Steve Buckhantz.  Neil Greenberg of the Washington Post calls in to talk about how Bryce Harper signing with Philly will impact the NL East and also discusses the state of the Capitals, and then Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony revisits the movie 'Spotlight", and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Hot Pink Hangover 'Deathgrip" ; DOPICO "Too Much TV"

Mar 07 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #9: "WV Tinklepaugh"

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Tony opens the show by reading some emails and catching up with Michael and Nigel. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to talk about the Skins Match at Seminole this weekend, CNN's Chris Cillizza phones in to talk about how states are dealing with reopening from the lock down, and whether Election day can be moved, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag.

Songs : Tim Wildsmith 'Everything Is Not OK" ; Caleb Keith and the Calavaras "Marie

May 13 2020

1hr 6mins

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Rank #10: "Alan, party of one"

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Tony opens the show by talking about Penn's win over Villanova and some surprising teams in the top 25, and also about a reply from Chuck Bell and Melissa Mollet to Tony about his complaints that they are too excited to have a lot of snow this winter. ESPN's Tim Kurkjian calls in to give an update from the MLB Winter Meetings, and during Old Guy Radio, Tony talks about his new eating habits at restaurants and the moon landing deniers. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.
Songs : Brandon Bowker "Hold On" ; Lionel Ritchie and Local Zero " Fifteen Ten"

Dec 12 2018

1hr 14mins

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Rank #11: "He's a Faberge Egg"

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Tony opens the show by talking to Jeanne on the phone about how she's handling things. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about the world of sports going dark for maybe 2 months and how he'll deal with that. Meet The Press Host Chuck Todd calls in to talk about how the pandemic might impact the election, Nigel gives the news, during Old Guy Radio Tony talks to TV writer and creator Greg Garcia about how he's spending his time with his family during this lock down. They close things out by opening up the Mailbag.


Songs : Dan Bern "Quarantined from Myself" ; Emmie Dohse "Fortress"

Mar 16 2020

1hr 21mins

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Rank #12: "Bench Coach Tim Kurkjian"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the Redskins loss to the Vikings as well as the excitement in DC for Game 3 of the World Series. Meet The Press host Chuck Todd calls in with his weekend picks, and during news, James Carville and Jeff Ma phone in their football picks. In Old Guy Radio, ESPN"s Tim Kurkjian calls in to talk some more baseball, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.


Songs : Gabe Slesinger trumpet cover of "Take Me Out To The Ballgame" ; The Barn Dawgs "Love You"

Oct 25 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #13: "Eating flowers with Mr. Rogers"

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Tony opens the show by talking about Game 3 of the NBA Finals, and then Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornaday calls in with her weekend movie reviews, including "Ocean's 8" and "Hotel Artemis". Horse racing expert Andy Beyer calls in to talk about whether Justify can win the Triple Crown and Nigel gives the news. During "Old Guy Radio", George Mitrovich jumps on the mic to talk some baseball with Tony, and Tony also goes around the table to get everyone's thoughts on the Caps / Golden Knights game. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.
Songs : ZWEi "Serenade" ; Justin Cohn "Patiently"

Jun 07 2018

1hr 16mins

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Rank #14: "Text buddies"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the new contract for Mike Trout and whether it's good for baseball. Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga calls in to give his NCAA picks and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to share his NCAA bracket, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.

Songs : Virginia Coalition "Lately" ; Young Folks "TBD"

Mar 20 2019

1hr 20mins

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Rank #15: "Let's Get Wild!"

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Tony opens the show by talking about the Nats comeback win over the Brewers. Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga calls in to talk more baseball and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio Tony talks about his visit to the doctor, and also he and the gang look ahead to the NLDS series with the Dodgers, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.

Songs : Thomas Kercheval " We Were Here" ; The Wayback Machine "I Forget Things in Bunches"

Oct 02 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #16: "What did you do Nigel???"

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Tony opens the show by catching up on some current events with Torie and Leon. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to talk some NFL, and to give his thoughts on the state of the Orioles. Nigel gives the news, and during Old Guy Radio, Tony talks to one of his PTI interns (Cliffy) and shares his story of eating at a French restaurant. Normally they would close out the show by reading emails - and they actually did - but Nigel erased the segment without saving it, so instead of emails, you get to hear a brilliant jingle by Kjirstin Ohnstad and Nigel's heartfelt apology as he resets the board to zero.
Songs : Laxi "Zephyr" ; Leavenworth "An Awful Stretcher"

Aug 06 2018

1hr 16mins

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Rank #17: "A Bowl of Mustard"

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Tony opens the show by talking about some more computer issues that Nigel is dealing with, and also about Dwayne Wade's final game. Washington Post columnist Barry Svrluga calls in from Augusta to give his thoughts on the Masters, and Nigel gives the news.  During Old Guy Radio, Tony tries to understand what a Black Hole is, and he talks about the passing of Charles Van Doren and the movie "Quiz Show" which told his story.  Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Let's Not "Pilot Light" ; Brett Wiscons "Tip Me In Tequila"

Apr 11 2019

1hr 19mins

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