when did Howard jump the shark?

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  1. Dlist

    Dlist Well-Known Member VIP

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    Jackie GONE!
    Artie GONE!
     
  2. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    for me when artie left
     
  3. killallposers

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    artie gone. though his last year wasn't stellar. before that i still thoroughly enjoyed the show.
     
  4. The Snork

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    Introducing Crazy Cabbie
     
  5. harlock

    harlock ancora imparo Gold

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    The whole just not addressing the Artie situation finally did it for me.
     
  6. DoneWithStern

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    The merger and wedding talk is it for me.
     
  7. RiotGrip

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    We can look back and name many moments that could be considered jumping the shark, but Artie leaving and not being replaced will likely be what history defines as the jump. :dontknow:
     
  8. Roland Schwinn

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    When, at sirius, he realized he no longer needed to get good ratings to get massive paychecks.
     
  9. Beths Arab

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    When he started jumping the horse.
     
  10. Icculus

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    joining forces with that hack from florida.
     
  11. KDK12

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    I would say after he canned Jackie the Jokeman that was all she wrote. Artie was decent but the glory years were Jackie Martling.
     
  12. CAPTAIN KIRK

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    That's easy. When he thanked the seal.
     
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    The point of no return, at least for me, was sometime during the buildup toward Richard's wedding.
     
  14. KDK12

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    I really am a bad judge because I listened from 94-99. Then I joined the service and couldn't really find him. When I came back home in 03 I could just tell the show was poor and not the same.
     
  15. AGT Blows

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    In hindsight, Howard had been transforming into his mother for years. Artie's presence distracted us from the cold, hard truth.
     
  16. Former Glory

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    The day he met Beth Ostrosky.

    :nocheer: :endit:
     
  17. harlock

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    I loved the first two years of Bubba's show. That was some out there hillbilly shit. Gene Lasker :jj:
     
  18. guruhugz

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    Making Benji a writer because he will work for very little money. Benji is about as funny as cancer.
     
  19. King Chris

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    Jackie and John and KC leaving. I think the shitty show we hear now proves that while Howard is the star, the other players are crucial.
     
  20. Former Glory

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    Agreed. Bubba's show was the best supplement to Howard's show