What is Howard's problem with Craig Ferguson?

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  1. BobSacamano

    BobSacamano Well-Known Member

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    He always pretends he doesn't know his name or who he is, or he bashes his former show. Did Ferguson snub Beth on one of her "book tours"? Ferguson gets the Amanda Peet treatment from Stern.
     
  2. The Booey

    The Booey Well-Known Member

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    Ferguson is better looking.

    Ferguson is more famous.

    Ferguson is funnier.

    Ferguson is not married to a gold-digger.



    This could turn into a very long list.
     
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    Mike2077 Well-Known Member

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    I invented not knowing people's names Robin.
     
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    "Lisa G? Who's this guy talking about Robin?"
     
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    tv910 Well-Known Member

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    Plus Ferguson actually got a late-night talk show, Howard can only lie and claim he was offered one.
     
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    Henry14 Active Member

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    If it is not from NYC it is not good. What did he say the other day? Something to the effect of "you know that Irish or Canadian guy or whatever he is"? I did not realize Canadian 's have Scotish accents.
     
  7. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    I'd say Craig turned down a Beth booking call.
     
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    Hates every 1 thats funny and younger than him. [Fact]
     
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    "CBS approached me about that job Robin. Les wouldn't leave me alone about it. But why would I want to leave this empire at Sirius I've worked so hard for?"
     
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    I don't know about Ferguson, but Beth's Yoda / Kitten Bowl tours didn't include Letterman this time. Wonder if that's the reason Howard has been getting in little digs at Dave lately.
     
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    He hates everyone who is funnier than he is and who doesn't worship him.
    He even hates Monty Python.
    "What's with the accents? I can't understand them."
     
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    tv910 Well-Known Member

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    Anything more sophisticated than fart and dick jokes is completely beyond Howard's comprehension.
     
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  13. JameGumb

    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

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    Howard is jealous of anyone with a talk show. He makes fun of them to make himself feel better about his failures in television.
     
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    i used to watch that guy. he was cool
     
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    He purposely mispronounces a lot of names because he thinks it gives the appearance that they aren't important enough to remember. Plus it's downright hilarious when he mentions bay-on-say for the umpteenth time.
     
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    Beffquus Scripta sunt in stellis Gold

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    Plus, Craig now hosts a game show - one of Pluggy's unrealized ambitions.

    Oh - and it's exec produced by "good friends" David Arquette and Courtney "Cock" - talk about a snub of the Wigged Wonder.
     
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    Well, that's practically everybody.
     
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    Willowglen Lookin thru the glass ceiling & up Stephs skirt

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    I saw the pilot for that thing. Whoever greenlit that POS should be run out of show business.
     
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    Beffquus Scripta sunt in stellis Gold

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    I think that's true of most game shows. Looks like easy money for Craig - he hardly does any work. The celebs and civilians do the heavy lifting.