Amazon Prime

I Don't Get It

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by MasterBlaster, Nov 30, 2012.

  1. MasterBlaster

    MasterBlaster Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    881
    Likes Received:
    0
    If everyone here hates Howard so much, why do they watch? Why talk endlessly about him? Why is the forum even in existence?

    Is ANYONE here pro-Howard?

    Just asking.
     
  2. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Glowing with wonder VIP

    Reputations:
    7,046
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    45,345
    Likes Received:
    604
    I posed this question long ago and was run out on a rail. It is a hate forum. Nothing more. I try to avoid it as much as possible.
     
  3. Partyxanimal

    Partyxanimal Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    11,262
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    13,965
    Likes Received:
    81
    I still listen everyday , Some I like , Some I don't (fast forward). It's not the same as it was with Jackie or Artie or John and Kasey but I flip through the other channels and can't find anything to draw my attention :dontknow:
     
  4. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Glowing with wonder VIP

    Reputations:
    7,046
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    45,345
    Likes Received:
    604
    :hat:
     
  5. MasterBlaster

    MasterBlaster Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    881
    Likes Received:
    0
    So, it's supposed to be a hate forum? Ah, I didn't know that - it explains everything.

    As you were.
     
    Last edited: Nov 30, 2012
  6. WonderWarthog

    WonderWarthog Re-Member VIP

    Reputations:
    525
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    542
    Likes Received:
    25
    I'm here for the thoughtful discourse on ethnic groups, politics & religious affiliation.





    That and the chicks.
     
  7. Dead Air Dave

    Dead Air Dave Active Member

    Reputations:
    -526
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2012
    Messages:
    1,111
    Likes Received:
    9
    Everyone here knows how good the show COULD be.

    Its not hate as much as its frustration.
     
  8. Mr Fantastic

    Mr Fantastic Meat Pocket Aficionado VIP

    Reputations:
    36,544
    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2010
    Messages:
    4,470
    Likes Received:
    1,434
    Here's a kitten pic to make you feel more better.



    [​IMG]
     
  9. WonderWarthog

    WonderWarthog Re-Member VIP

    Reputations:
    525
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    542
    Likes Received:
    25
    oh fuck..kittehs


    here we go
     
  10. MasterBlaster

    MasterBlaster Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    881
    Likes Received:
    0
    Does he still keep a Real Doll sitting in a chair, on the set? I always wondered if he ever tried it out.
     
  11. Patron

    Patron Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3,522
    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2012
    Messages:
    1,290
    Likes Received:
    359
    It's fun.......and I'm pretty much pro-fun
     
  12. tv910

    tv910 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    8,192
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    5,147
    Likes Received:
    1,173
    This site provides the humor and entertainment that is sorely lacking on the show.
     
  13. Mojopin

    Mojopin Average Member VIP

    Reputations:
    6,023
    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2010
    Messages:
    9,361
    Likes Received:
    748
    This.

    The show has changed a lot, but I still love the guy. He's given me a lot of laughs and entertainment for the last 20+ years.
     
  14. Suzanne

    Suzanne Fuck off! VIP

    Reputations:
    8,858
    Joined:
    May 10, 2012
    Messages:
    4,594
    Likes Received:
    832
    I used to love Howard and listened everyday. I no longer listen because at some point the show stopped being funny but I still love his fans.
     
  15. Gluecifer

    Gluecifer New Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2012
    Messages:
    202
    Likes Received:
    0
    You have 760+ posts and you're just figuring this out?
     
  16. NotMyBro

    NotMyBro VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    88,145
    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2012
    Messages:
    6,803
    Likes Received:
    4,947
    Instead of laughing with him, like we used to for all these years, we're now laughing at him. That's all.
     
  17. harlock

    harlock Coming Soon... Gold

    Reputations:
    54,078
    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Messages:
    30,294
    Likes Received:
    1,311
    :cwl:
     
  18. MasterBlaster

    MasterBlaster Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    881
    Likes Received:
    0
    I'm good looking, not smart.
     
  19. Howards Wig

    Howards Wig Active Member

    Reputations:
    583
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    506
    Likes Received:
    111
    The show used to be pretty much a bunch of people hanging out and busting each other's balls.

    Somewhere along the line Howard and Robin Ophelia turned into sophisticates and stopped busting balls (they were not only "off limits" but would reprimand and go into passive/aggressive threat mode against anyone who dared offend them) .

    We simply have picked up where the show left off. The only difference is the level of writing is better here than the HSS (though the pay is about the same).
     
  20. Former Glory

    Former Glory New Member

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    369
    Likes Received:
    0
    I don't think it's so much as a hate The Howard Stern show in general, but most of us used the love the show back in the day they way it was with a truly irreverent Howard, and perhaps when he still had some level of humility and appreciation for what he'd achieved in radio.

    Also, there used to be a lot more creativity and thought put in the show when the staff was much smaller. Even Blobin had the occasional humorous comment/insight back many years ago.

    Now the show has become a three day a week formula of commercialism and boring interviews to fill the time. Coupled with Howard's new-found political correctness that he's obviously trying to build to set himself up as a potential mainstream member of entertainment. Generally gone are the days of doing bits on the show that take some time to set up and are really funny.

    Occasionally, fragments of the old show still rear up and are funny. Those are the moments that I still listen for and I'd guess why people here still listen as well.

    However, I'd say that Howard has become Imus. And it's sad.
     

Share This Page