Guess who Forbes lists as TV's highest paid personality? Hint: he wears a wig...

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  1. ClintDagger

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    Howard Stern tops Forbes’ list of highest paid TV personalities

    http://blog.sfgate.com/dailydish/2015/12/03/howard-stern-tops-forbes-list-of-highest-paid-tv-personalities/
     
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    The Booey Well-Known Member

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    Proof positive that you don't need talent or brains to be successful in America.


    Or good looks.


    Or much of a work ethic.
     
  3. ClintDagger

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    This is much more of an indictment on NBC Universal to me...
     
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    A good argument for everyone to apply for a job at NBCU.
     
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    Yeah you totally should
     
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    He is talented enough to be almost a billionaire.
     
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    The accuracy of the list comes into question when they say, "...he hosts a daily show." If they did any research at all they would have known that Howard hasn't done a daily show in almost 15 years.
     
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    The list is based on hearsay, they added the assumed $15 million NBC payout with his $80 million Sirius salary to get $95 million. It doesn't factor in his investment income or whether those two salary figures are accurate and reflect actual compensation to Stern.
     
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    :oops:
     
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    last annual marble pay list Howard will be tops in.
     
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  12. ClintDagger

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    So I guess you woke up this morning and decided you were going to rain on Clint's parade all day? :c
     
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    Dude, you don't drop 50 million cash on a house if you're not making 10× that
     
  14. OCDlikeaMF

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    He also pays a third of that in taxes. If anybody should be for Trump, its Howard.