Saturday, December 17, 2005

Grand Finale

Howard Stern demonstrates the salute used by FCC commissioners when greeting one another.Well, that's it. Unless you shell out for Sirius, you won't be hearing Howard Stern anytime soon. Yesterday's final show in New York sounded like a madhouse ---and all through the wild broadcast, I couldn't help thinking how bad WQBK will be Monday morning when we get our first awful taste of the Free Beer and Hot Wings morning show.
The TU took yesterday seriously; sensing that history was in the making, they sent no less than master scribe and Erastus Corning biographer Paul Grondahl to cover the Stern farewell.
In the words of Jeff Curro of Berne, known to millions of Stern fans as Jeff the Drunk, "It's been awesome."