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The Tony Kornheiser Show

"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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"How was the Caps game Torie?"

Tony opens the show by talking about the drama going on with the Royal Family. Then Meet The Press host Chuck Todd calls in with his weekend picks and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, they talk about Jeopardy and All Star games, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : The Geb "Dumpsters and Mansions" ; Akrasia "Sycamore Tree" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 15mins

9 Jan 2020

Rank #1

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"That's a good listen"

Tony opens the show by talking about some coaching changes around the NFL. Then former NFL exec Mike Lombardi and co-host of the podcast "The GM Shuffle" calls in to talk about that and the Wild Card games. During Nigel's news, James Carville calls in with his weekend picks, and for Old Guy Radio, Jeff Ma calls in with his picks. To finish things up, Tony talks about seeing the musical "Come From Away" and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Mitch Bradford "Got You On My Mind" ; Kipyn Martin "Madeleine"  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 10mins

3 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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"Houston, we have a problem"

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" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr

24 Oct 2019

Rank #3

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"Are you ready for some football?"

Tony opens the show by announcing that they'll bypass news today so they can talk more football, and then he talks about the 4 Wild Card Games in great detail. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about those games some more, and during Old Guy Radio, they discuss the Golden Globes. Then they look ahead to the 4 games coming up in the Divisional round, and they close things out by opening up the Mailbag.Song : Six13 "White Light"  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 19mins

6 Jan 2020

Rank #4

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"No Moisturizer"

Tony opens the show by talking to Jeanne and David to get their thoughts on the changes going on with the Redskins. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to go around the NFL, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony talks about finding an old piece he wrote for Esquire magazine in 1987, as well as his adventure in a parking garage, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Crooked Coast "Akrasia" ; Kipyn Martin "Dance Across The Sky" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 20mins

31 Dec 2019

Rank #5

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"The gigabyte conundrum"

Tony opens the show by talking about the big games from the NFL on Sunday. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk more NFL as well as some college football, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony talks about a conversation he had with an ATT customer service representative, and also about the Redskins win over the Lions. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Don Stewart "Justice" ; Tony Memmel "We'll Be On The Radio" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 18mins

25 Nov 2019

Rank #6

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"Good luck Lilbon!"

Tony opens the show by talking about the big NFL games from Sunday, then Michael Wilbon calls in to talk more football, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony asks Michael, Chris, and Leon about going to the Nats parade, and he also talks about another dismal loss for the Redskins. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Rob Frank "Why" ; Jessica Mitchell "Hold On To The Light" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 18mins

4 Nov 2019

Rank #7

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"I wrote his lead!!"

Tony opens the show by talking about the big games from the NFL from Sunday. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk more NFL as well as some college football. During Nigel's news, Tony talks to Mariners play by play man Dave Sims about the accusations of cheating against the Astros. During Old Guy Radio, Mike Lombardi - host of the podcast "The GM Shuffle" calls in to talk about the Myles Garrett punishment and the Colin Kaepernick workout. They close things out by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Brandon S Bowker "3 Dozen" ; "Farm and Forest" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 15mins

18 Nov 2019

Rank #8

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"Which is good"

Tony opens the show by talking about the MNF game and the Colin Kaepernick workout. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to talk more NFL, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony talks to Adam about how comedians make money, and he also talks about whether the NFL would help facilitate new ownership for the Redskins. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : The Groove Project "Ocean of Air" ; Dale Kellison "White Trash Cowboy" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 15mins

19 Nov 2019

Rank #9

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"He's a Faberge Egg"

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" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 21mins

16 Mar 2020

Rank #10

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"Let's go Karril"

Toby opens the show by talking about the big college football games from over the weekend. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk more college football as well as some NFL. Nigel gives the news, and during Old Guy Radio, Tony talks with Michael about their Thanksgiving dinner and the Redskins win over Carolina. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : We Are The Northern Lights "Where The Heart Is" ; Hadar and Sheldon "Body is Temple" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 16mins

2 Dec 2019

Rank #11

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"The weighted blanket debate"

Tony opens the show by talking to Chris about weighted blankets, and then he talks about Zion Williamson's debut and Eli Manning's retirement. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to preview the Farmer's Insurance Open at Torrey Pines and then Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Chuck Todd calls in with his Super Bowl pick and talks to Tony about what's happening on the campaign trail, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Jessica Mitchell "Somewhere Down The Line" ; "Our Last Song" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 16mins

23 Jan 2020

Rank #12

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"Certainly not alcohol"

Tony opens the show by talking to Gary Braun to see how he and his family are doing. Ron Darling calls in to share some thoughts on Jackie Robinson, and about how and when baseball might return. Washington Post movie critic Ann Hornaday calls in to talk about how the entertainment industry is handling the coronovirus, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Dan Bern "42" ; Weather Beacon Blue "The Rocker" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 10mins

15 Apr 2020

Rank #13

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"Ultra Sound Barrier?"

Tony opens the show by talking about Anthony Rendon signing with the Angels. Meet The Press Host Chuck Todd calls in with his NFL picks and during Nigel's news James Carville calls in with his weekend picks. During Old Guy Radio, Jeff Ma phones in with his picks, plus Tony talks about using restraint on social media, and they close things out by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Daryl Venable "Rollin' On" ; HusbandWife "Gonna See MY Baby Tonight" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 21mins

12 Dec 2019

Rank #14

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"Urban Legend"

Tony opens the show by talking about the possibility of Urban Meyer coming to Washington to coach the Redskins. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports calls in to go around the NFL, Nigel gives the news, during Old Guy Radio Tony talks about going to see the movie "Bombshell", and they close things out by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : The Groove Project "Never Touch the Ground" ; Wall Matthews "Jingle Bells" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 18mins

17 Dec 2019

Rank #15

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"Don't walk up on me!"

Tony opens the show by talking to Torie Clarke to see how she and her family are doing. Michael Wilbon calls in to talk about the first two episodes of "Last Dance", political journalist John Heilemann calls in to talk about the politics surrounding the coronavirus, and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Rick Morgan "Gotta Do It Right" ; Spolter "The Corona Swing" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 10mins

20 Apr 2020

Rank #16

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"Shut it down"

Tony opens the show by talking about the NBA shutting down in the face of the coronavirus. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel calls in to talk about the TPC and how the PGA is handling the virus, during news, the crew talk some more about what has happened and what may happen next, during Old Guy Radio Tony talks about the lawsuit brought by the US women's soccer team against US soccer for equal pay and he also wonders what ESPN will do if sports are brought to a halt for a long period of time, and they close things out by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Haylee Slaughter "I Thought You Should be Notified" ; Quayson Williams "Columbian Blues" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 16mins

12 Mar 2020

Rank #17

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"I want to be a hoverboard dentist"

Tony opens the show by discussing the breakfast sandwiches he got for the show, and then moves on to the Chiefs and the 49ers wins on Sunday. Following that, Michael Wilbon calls in to talk a little more football and some NBA, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony talks about MMA, his new favorite TV ads, and goes around the room for Super Bowl predictions, and they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : The Lesters "The Promise" ; "Measure of a Man" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 17mins

20 Jan 2020

Rank #18