Lazy Robin Is Still Fucking Up Her News Stories

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by tv910, Nov 18, 2013.

  1. tv910

    tv910 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    30
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    9,618
    Likes Received:
    17,988
    She was reporting on a diver who died while competing in an event at Dean's Blue Hole in the Bahamas. At first she confused the name of the place with the diver and said his name was "Dean Blue'. Then she changed her mind and said she thought his last name might be Dean. After an uncomfortable silence while she silently read the story (clearly for the first time) she figured out that Dean and Blue were referring to the place. Finally at the very end she blurted out the dead guy's correct name. Pretty sad that she doesn't read the stories in advance or even know what they're about. If anyone else was that lazy and unprepared she'd have plenty to say about it.
     
    Last edited: Nov 18, 2013
  2. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    18
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,569
    Likes Received:
    41,551
    That's pretty funny.

    Shocking it was on the Howard stern show. :c
     
  3. Limo Wreck

    Limo Wreck Aboard the great mothership Gold

    Reputations:
    2,354
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    9,015
    Likes Received:
    19,628
    http://www.alternativenation.net/?p=38084

    :coffee:
     
  4. PelicanWig

    PelicanWig Beautiful Soup

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    May 24, 2013
    Messages:
    7,208
    Likes Received:
    8,676
    instead of improving as a broadcaster over time she actually has gotten worse. it must be contagious over there.
     
  5. HooHoo

    HooHoo Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2012
    Messages:
    5,430
    Likes Received:
    6,130
    As Kaplan once pointed out on backoffice radio, her workflow is basically an intern prints out the popular stories off yahoo news and she just goes through circling what is interesting to her and throws the rest on the floor. And when she was sitting at home getting "cured" then captain dennis was doing the printout jockeying and answering emails for her.

    She definitely does not pre-read shit because you dont fuck up stories that bad if you have a basic understanding of them ahead of time.
     
    Last edited: Nov 18, 2013
  6. GaryPuppet

    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    16,894
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    26,629
    Likes Received:
    54,514
    Speaking of fuck ups, Howard said the movie studio sent over a copy of HomeFront which he loved.

    "Jason Straham kills all kinds of bad guys"

    Robin: "Isn't Kate Bosworth in that movie too?"

    Howard: "Kate Bosworth? Which one is she Robin? Was she in that ship movie? Titanic?"

    Robin: "No Howard, that was Kate Winslett"

    :facepalm:
     
  7. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    12
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,548
    Likes Received:
    48,665

    spoiler alert
    it was a paid commercial.
    by the end of the show they were running commercials for it.
     
  8. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    12
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,548
    Likes Received:
    48,665
    dumb white guy dies....Robin has a good laugh.
    names mean nothing to her.....:facepalm:
     
  9. Benjamen

    Benjamen Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    57
    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2010
    Messages:
    8,295
    Likes Received:
    41,916
    In the same newscast today Robin read about veteran TV shows that were performing poorly in the ratings this season. Howard perked up with great interest -- misery loves company, after all -- and Robin read off a list of names, including The Voice. Howard interrupted and said there's no way The Voice should be on that list, because it's still a huge show. Robin tried to recover her fumble by reading the rest of the sentence, which said a different show was doing poorly despite having The Voice as its lead. What followed sounded like a continuing education class for illiterate adults. She read the article not only like it was her first time reading it, but like it was her first time reading aloud, ever. There were so many pauses between words that I thought my app was freezing up.
     
  10. Nemo

    Nemo Beer Can Thick Gold

    Reputations:
    12
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2010
    Messages:
    94,548
    Likes Received:
    48,665
    You have to wonder why she even does this story considering AGT Stern was a key demo killer.
     
  11. knu3421

    knu3421 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    22,801
    Likes Received:
    5,996
  12. greenchiclets

    greenchiclets Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    12,747
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    5,185
    Likes Received:
    9,324
    It's watching elderly people dance, they get more and more awkward as the years go by. Robin was always talentless, but she's becoming more so as she ages. God I hate her.
     
  13. jimbronie

    jimbronie Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Messages:
    2,683
    Likes Received:
    1,065
    She was also talking about how great boardwalk empire was last night but couldn't get Chaulky White's first name correct. I can't remember how she mangled Chaulky but it was pretty bad.
     
  14. Nantrax

    Nantrax Well-Known Member VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    6
    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2011
    Messages:
    28,040
    Likes Received:
    891
    :winner:
     
  15. Mulletude

    Mulletude Hillbilly DeLuxe VIP

    Reputations:
    30,881
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    6,560
    Likes Received:
    17,210
    For $5 Million a year, is it asking too much to look over the articles before you read them, as opposed to reading them for the first time when you read them 'on air' ?
     
  16. PI Nate

    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984...

    Reputations:
    216,629
    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2011
    Messages:
    69,434
    Likes Received:
    92,516
    "That's the move Robin."
     
  17. fuzzynuts

    fuzzynuts 99% Relevant

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 1, 2013
    Messages:
    3,634
    Likes Received:
    124
    Listening to the "show" is like listening to a coffin.
     
  18. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    18
    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Messages:
    55,631
    Likes Received:
    61,917
    this
     
  19. lucasdb

    lucasdb New Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2013
    Messages:
    782
    Likes Received:
    5
    I usually skip her news.
    She is the worst part of the show by far
     
  20. Dump Button

    Dump Button Former Mall Security Guard

    Reputations:
    150
    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2012
    Messages:
    13,091
    Likes Received:
    10,580
    No worries this is just her character on the show.