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Howard Stern

Howard Allan Stern (born January 12, 1954) is an American radio personality, television host, author, actor and photographer best known for his radio show which was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2005. He gained wide recognition in the 1990s and is labeled a "shock jock" for his outspoken and sometimes controversial style. Stern has been exclusive to Sirius XM Radio, a subscription-based satellite radio service, since 2006. The son of a former recording and radio engineer, Stern wished to pursue a career in radio at the age of five. While at Boston University he worked at the campus station WTBU before a brief stint at WNTN in Newton, Massachusetts. He developed his on-air personality when he landed positions at WRNW in Briarcliff Manor, WCCC in Hartford and WWWW in Detroit. In 1981, he was paired with his current newscaster and co-host Robin Quivers at WWDC in Washington, D.C. Stern then moved to WNBC in New York City in 1982 to host afternoons until his firing in 1985. He re-emerged on WXRK that year, and became one of the nation's most popular radio personalities during his 20-year tenure at the station. Stern's show is the most-fined radio program, after the Federal

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Kevin 'Pig Virus' Metheny Dead -- Howard Stern Nemesis Dies at 60

Howard Stern Nemesis 'Pig Virus'
Kevin Metheny Dead at 60

Kevin "Pig Virus" Metheny -- the inspiration for Howard Stern's nemesis in "Private Parts" -- has reportedly died at the age of 60 from an apparent heart attack. Metheny's feud with Stern in the… READ MORE >

Robin Quivers -- Eric the Actor Finally Got What He Wanted

Robin Quivers
Eric the Actor Finally Got What He Wanted

Robin Quivers is astonished by Hollywood's love fest for Eric the Actor after his death -- but says nothing would've made him happier. Tons of celebs ... including Jimmy Kimmel,… READ MORE >

- 29 days ago
Eric the Actor -- Sworn 'Stern Show' Enemy Sets Up Memorial Fund

Eric the Actor
Sworn 'Stern Show' Enemy Sets Up Memorial Fund

Eric the Actor made a lot of enemies on the Howard Stern Show -- but his death moved one of them to start a memorial fund to fight the disease Eric fought his whole life.Stern show regular… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago
Howard Stern Pays Tribute to Eric the Actor -- He 'Loved Life'

Howard Stern
Pays Tribute to Eric the Actor ... He 'Loved Life'

Howard Stern gave a touching send off to beloved wack packer Eric the Actor ... and for the first time, gave his honest feelings about the show regular.Howard opened his show Monday with the news… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
Benjy From 'Howard Stern' -- ANALLY PROBED ON-AIR ... By Perez Hilton

Benjy from 'Howard Stern'
ANALLY PROBED ON-AIR ... By Perez Hilton

One of the stars of the Howard Stern show became a human finger puppet today -- when Benjy Bronk got a live prostate exam on-the-air ... courtesy of special guest proctologist Perez… READ MORE >

- 123 days ago
Howard Stern Staffer Benjy Bronk -- Flirting with a Finger in His Butt ... Says Wanda Sykes

Howard Stern Staffer
Flirting with a Finger in His Butt ... Says Wanda Sykes

'Howard Stern Show' writer Benjy Bronk got a rude awakening from Wanda Sykes, who warned him he's getting dangerously close to an unwanted ass inspection from a stranger.We got… READ MORE >

- 128 days ago
Jonah Hill -- Accepts Responsibility for Homophic Slur ... 'I Shouldn't Have Said That'

Jonah Hill
Accepts Responsibility for Homophobic Slur ... 'I Shouldn't Have Said That'

Jonah Hill took on the controversy behind his homophobic slur head on this morning on Howard Stern ... fully admitting he made the hurtful comment and accepting full responsibility. Hill lashed… READ MORE >

- 143 days ago
Billy Joel Tried Heroin ... Tells Howard Stern: 'It Got Me So High' [LISTEN]

Billy Joel
I Tried Heroin Once ... 'It Got Me So High'

It's no secret that Billy Joel used to hit the bottle pretty hard, but now he's revealed that he once tried heroin ... and it sounds like it scared the crap out of him. Joel was chatting with… READ MORE >

- 178 days ago
Jeff Van Gundy -- Howard Stern Destroyed Me ... AND I LOVED IT!!

Jeff Van Gundy
Howard Stern Destroyed Me ... And I Loved It!!!

Jeff Van Gundy says he's NOT mad about the on-air ass-ripping he took from Howard Stern -- saying he even thought it was "funny" when the King of All Media called him a douchebag. The… READ MORE >

- 196 days ago
Howard Stern -- Jeff Van Gundy's a 'Real Douche Bag'

Howard Stern
Jeff Van Gundy's a 'Real Douche Bag'

Howard Stern just ripped Jeff Van Gundy apart -- calling the guy everything from a "douche bag" to an "asswipe" and even a "midget" ... after JVG went after Stern for leaving a Knicks game early. READ MORE >

- 199 days ago

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