What would Howard say about Futurama being cancelled?

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by TelegramSam, Apr 23, 2013.

  1. TelegramSam

    TelegramSam I love Sam's cock Banned User

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2012
    Messages:
    6,653
    Likes Received:
    55
    It's a great show, I'm really bummed out about this - http://www.vulture.com/2013/04/futurama-canceled-again.html
    The last two seasons on comedy central were the best, IMHO, and I hate to see it go, although it isn't hanging around 20 years too long like The Simpsons, at least. As for the title, I'll be damned if Dead Air Dave is reporting this thread. :hat:
     
  2. 2Manboobs

    2Manboobs New Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Messages:
    5,622
    Likes Received:
    1
    He's say: Grow the fuck up... you're a grown man... you're not supposed to be watching cartoons
     
  3. BrerJimmy

    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    30,622
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    10,380
    Likes Received:
    15,473
    He'll say he never got it. Then he'd say Richard was all upset about it and bring him in.

    Richard would come in, praising the virtues of the show. He'd get teary eyed while discussing the episode where Frye's dog waits for him outside the pizzeria every day until he died. Howard and Fred would make fun of that for a bit.

    Then Richard would mention that Billy did a lot of voices for the show. Howard would be like, "Who?" and Richard would have to clarify he was talking about Billy West. Howard would quickly say that he had no idea what that guy has been up to since he left the show, but would belittle anything he was in because nothing compares to getting paid peanuts by the Wig.

    He'd quickly move on though. He wouldn't want his bully pulpit to be engaged in debate.
     
  4. knu3421

    knu3421 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    22,801
    Likes Received:
    5,996
    That he is the Futurama of sirius.
     
  5. Mike

    Mike Yo

    Reputations:
    34,446
    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2012
    Messages:
    30,436
    Likes Received:
    17,823
    It got cancelled? :nocheer:

    Just finished watching last summer's run on netflix recently
     
  6. Rob0729

    Rob0729 VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    10,921
    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2012
    Messages:
    13,318
    Likes Received:
    18,845
    Billy West is one of the leading voice actors in animation. He is constantly working. Other than Howard, he is easily the most successful person associated with the show.
     
  7. MobyDick

    MobyDick Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    8,013
    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2012
    Messages:
    7,342
    Likes Received:
    8,445
    Howard "doesn't watch cartoons!"
     
  8. rotten

    rotten Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2013
    Messages:
    317
    Likes Received:
    0
    They were cancelled and brought back to life a few years ago.
     
  9. TelegramSam

    TelegramSam I love Sam's cock Banned User

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2012
    Messages:
    6,653
    Likes Received:
    55
    I know, but now they're cancelled again (and probably for good).:boohoo:
     
  10. rotten

    rotten Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2013
    Messages:
    317
    Likes Received:
    0
    I haven't been able to watch that show for years. Something about it gives me a bad nostalgic feeling. I think it's from watching it during a bad trip years ago, but I'm not too sure. I'm a freak so it's not hard to evoke anxiety, but from a general cartoon it is kind of strange.
     
  11. BrerJimmy

    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    30,622
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    10,380
    Likes Received:
    15,473
    There's some talk about taking it directly to the internet. First run episodes could air via Amazon or Netflix, then be released on DVD a few months later. It's an expensive show to test a model like this on, but it has the right kind of fanbase. I say it's a longshot, but it's not "dead dead" yet.
     
  12. zerokarma

    zerokarma Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    646
    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,671
    Likes Received:
    1,838
    This, he's made millions since leaving and doing his own thing.

    And to think if he had stayed on the Stern show how bad a career move that would have been for him.
     
  13. Nibbler

    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    29,203
    Likes Received:
    21,241
    That's where my dopey name came from.
    Bye Bye funny show. :sadbye:
     
  14. DanMullins

    DanMullins New Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2013
    Messages:
    715
    Likes Received:
    0
    FOX might buy it back. There's hope yet but if it does get cancelled- I'm just glad it came back in the first place. I love that show
     
  15. Zarathustra

    Zarathustra Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    40,619
    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2013
    Messages:
    17,981
    Likes Received:
    19,272
    Howard is celebrating the show's cancellation.
     
  16. joyceface

    joyceface Queen of Everything VIP

    Reputations:
    12
    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2011
    Messages:
    9,454
    Likes Received:
    9,110
    I like that show. I think it will stay in reruns forever. Howard will say he was never into it, mumble mumble something about Billy.
     
  17. Herc

    Herc New Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2012
    Messages:
    10,415
    Likes Received:
    8
    "The Cleveland Show" has stopped production as well. It's as good as cancelled I read . . . :coffee:
     
  18. TelegramSam

    TelegramSam I love Sam's cock Banned User

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2012
    Messages:
    6,653
    Likes Received:
    55
    True, but it sucked massively, outside of casting David Lynch as the bartender (who was completely misused).
     
  19. Herc

    Herc New Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2012
    Messages:
    10,415
    Likes Received:
    8
    I like "American Dad" the best of the three anyways . . . :)
     
  20. billyc

    billyc Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    9,114
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    1,362
    Likes Received:
    3,362
    Bring back King of the Hill !!!!