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  1. Boomer

    Boomer Who is your daddy and what does he do? VIP

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    Opie gave 200 to a staff member yesterday just because. Did stern ever do this?
     
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    [video=youtube;fky4ltdVYDE]https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=fky4ltdVYDE[/video]
     
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    Howard invented giving staff members $200
     
  4. Joe Bauers

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    Was it because he let his phone number go out over the air ? Was it Slobbo ?
     
  5. Boomer

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    Guess I should clarify that he gave 5000 to a staff member for accidentally giving his number on the air. Later in the show he gave another staff member a 'taste' and wrote him a check for 200.
     
  6. Joe Bauers

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    I'm a week behind, thanks for that. I'm really starting to enjoy their show.
     
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    What do they do with the megaphone? Ben and Ray?
     
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    Ant uses that if he's doing a phone-call impersonation, or his "In the future" routine.
     
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    Uh oh. Young Erock is getting a bit heavy...
     
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    Big Foot claims Stern reached in his pocket one time and gave him an extra $100 and shook his hand after they went off the air.

    I don't know which is more unbelievable, the money or the handshake...
     
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    None of that happened. Stern only spends money given by sponsors, and no fucking way he touched Bigfoot's grimy hand.
     
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    TehLivingDeath New Member Banned User

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    Also, Opie wrote out some "bonus" checks for a few show members last winter/spring, IIRC. Mars ran right to the bank with his, and came back proclaiming the checks were "very legit".
     
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    Stern giving $200 to someone would be like a normal person taking a penny and cutting it up into 4 or 5 pieces and giving you one of those pieces.
     
  14. Joe Bauers

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    Or taking a 4 way hit of window pane. :shakey:
     
  15. jrstinkfish

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    "I was just about to say that!"

    He kills me when someone like Wendy, who is not really capable of making her own money, yet has provided so many classic moments to the show, asks him for money, and he turns to Gary to ask if there are any sponsor gifts. I get that once you start handing out cash to one person, a million other hands open up, but c'mon, it's Wendy! She'll never tell!
     
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    He gave robin a Mercedes. :dontknow:
     
  17. TehLivingDeath

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    He gave a stripper one, too (allegedly).
     
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    Right, he could give money to those morons clandestinely.
     
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    telecaster Get Yer Ya Ya's Out

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    Smart man. I'll bet they love Howard and his shitty program for bringing them yet another new listener. Enjoy the show. +1
     
  20. Boomer

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    I'm pretty sure that is taxed and it takes a month or longer to even arrive.