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STERN DEBUTS ON AGT; RATINGS FALL

May 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The debut of Howard Stern on America’s Got Talent failed to boost ratings for the flagging talent show. In fact, the season premiere saw ratings plunge 30 percent from a year ago — to 10.3 million viewers, according to overnight Nielsens — versus the series’ season premiere a year ago. However, the Los Angeles Times […]

PIZZA HUT TURNS ASIDE PROTEST AGAINST HOWARD STERN

May 14, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

A campaign spearheaded by the conservative Parents Television Council calling for advertisers to boycott America’s Got Talent unless it removes shock jock Howard Stern as one of its new judges has apparently fallen on deaf ears. Most advertisers have simply ignored the organization, which in the past, has successfully mounted similar protests — in particular […]

REPORT: HOWARD STERN TO JOIN AMERICA’S GOT TALENT

November 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Seeming to be courting controversy, the producers of America’s Got Talent are in “serious negotiations” to replace Piers Morgan with Howard Stern as a judge on the talent contest, the Wall Street Journal reported today (Friday), citing people close to the situation. Morgan announced earlier this week that he was quitting AGT in order to […]