Stern Show The Howard Stern Interview (1992–1993) lasted 1 season before being cancelled

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  1. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    The Howard Stern Interview(1992–1993) back on E! was the one on one Stern celebrity interview back in the day..
    Sadly for Stern unlike Sirius that show had ratings or lack of there of which got the show shit-canned after one season.

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  2. ARM

    ARM Well-Known Member

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    I bring that show up on the last dawgshed to @The Jackie chair and @SomerSky - while we were talking about Howard being obsessed with Garry Shandling . I don't think @GatGirl69 was on yet - it was very early in the bullshitting.
     
  3. JameGumb

    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

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    That's the real Howard. He enjoys interviewing celebrities and put up with the edgy material to do it. The guys such a phony.
     
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    Gary Shandling
    Flava Flav
    Jon Bon Jovi / Richie Sambora
    Willie Nelson
    Richard Lewis
    James Brown
    Maury Povich
    Chuck Norris
    Janis Ian
    Mario Van Peebles
    Boy George
    Penn & Teller
    Melissa Gilbert
    Phil Hartman
    Belinda Carlisle
    Rip Torn
    Milton Berle
    Jason Priestley
    Tom Jones
    Zsa Zsa Gabor
    Suzanne Vega
    Geraldo Rivera
    Patty Smyth
    Grace Slick
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    27 episodes

    I'd be mildly interested in the Chuck Norris episode.
     
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  5. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie VIP

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    Fuck off.
     
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    ALevy Well-Known Member

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    Pat Cooper was livid he didn't make that list over Chuck, Richard Lewis & Tom Jones.
     
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    TheHighHat Well-Known Member

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    Are you suggesting Howard put him in B company?
     
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    Fillmore Fingers Sandy Vag Banned User

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    It's almost an amazing list of mostly b-level actors/comics and some formerly A-list bands but a million miles more interesting than Chelsea mudshark-Handler. Back then he would take anyone who could get him ratings but as most of us have said, he had a face made for radio.

    People tune in see either funny (not Wiggy) or good-looking (ditto).
     
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    There was one with Gene Simmons & Paul Stanley that was pretty decent.
     
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    Back then I would watch anything Howard and even I couldn't sit through these interviews. :sleep:
     
  11. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    No
     
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    bennymuso Put the Lotion in the Basket Gold

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    He was an obnoxious host. Some might say , dickhead.
     
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    Mr Vengeance Ladies love cool V. VIP

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    Let's face it, he has been a complete failure on TV, with the exception of the E! Show, which was just a video version of his radio show (when it was good) and the Channel 9 show, which had a very limited audience, but was fantastic.
     
  14. lestanyonethink

    lestanyonethink Hey, how do I know Connie? VIP

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    That venture quickly slid into obscurity until Phil Hartman was murdered by his wife and Howard raced to rerun that interview during his regular E! show spot.
     
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    This list sucks...nobody's bringing kittens...no wonder it was cancelled.
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    It's amazing what happens when there are ratings at play
     
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    I remember him talking about it but somehow I missed it altogether.
     
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    snow angel NAO
     
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    They were all bad but the most disappointing interview was the one with Milton Berle.
    Howard wouldn't stop talking about Berle's salami.
     
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    ^^^ Mostly this. Even when I was a fan, I thought his forays into TV were lazy and high-school comedy-level.
     
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