http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/idol-worship/american-idol-5-reasons-why-669816 5. Two words: Howard Stern. Lest we forget that FremantleMedia, which produces Idol, also counts Americaâ€™s Got Talent on its program slate, Nothing would be better -- or more laugh-out-loud entertaining -- than to hear AGT judge Howard Stern's take on Idol invading his hometown. And then, perhaps, a surprise appearance on the season 13 finale? One can dream... Exhibit A of the media love for H Allan Stern This person is obviuosly a Howard fan. Marble for Marble Howards reign on AGT has been a colossal failure. Why wish him on another show???