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Video: ESPN Punk'd by Howard Stern Show - Westbrook fake

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by dcfanatic, Feb 24, 2010.

  1. dcfanatic

    dcfanatic Benched

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    [youtube]riVLe_btqz8[/youtube]
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    Come on man! Get your call screeners on track ESPN!

    I think Kornheiser was behind this, lol.

    :laugh2:
     
  2. pancakeman

    pancakeman Well-Known Member

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    You can tell Steve Levy had to hurry and get ready to go on, because his earpiece falls out as he starts to talk.
     
  3. BraveHeartFan

    BraveHeartFan We got a hat. I want a ring.

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    LOL! That is pretty funny. His reaction to it made it priceless.
     
  4. theebs

    theebs Believe!!!!

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    thats great.

    I thought that guy had quit doing that years ago....!!
     
  5. Joe Rod

    Joe Rod When Keeping it Real Goes Wrong Zone Supporter

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    Good stuff!
     
  6. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

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    Pretty sure this can be moved from the main board.
     
  7. Everlastingxxx

    Everlastingxxx All Star

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    That was some funny stuff there!
     
  8. TheCount

    TheCount Pixel Pusher

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    [youtube]riVLe_btqz8[/youtube]

    I love how Scott is completely incapable of rolling with the situation.
     
  9. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    I have never understood why this is "funny." Then again I can't stand Howard Stern.
     
  10. Vintage

    Vintage The Cult of Jib

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    LOL... Awesome.
     
  11. Yakuza Rich

    Yakuza Rich Well-Known Member

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    Boooo.


    :p:




    YAKUZA
     
  12. Cover 2

    Cover 2 Pessimists Unite!!!

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    Haha that guy seemed so uncomfortable.
     
  13. The Panch

    The Panch New Member

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    rofl @ "Hi, Youtube."
     
  14. JVita17

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    Howard Stern is the greatest individual ever to walk this earth you take that back ASAP
     
  15. CowboyWay

    CowboyWay If Coach would have put me in, we'd a won State

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    Ditto. Its funny on so many levels. C'mon Hos, thats funny stuff.

    And how in the world can ESPN let this guy on. He doesn't sound REMOTELY like Brian Westbrook at all.
     
  16. JVita17

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    I surprised Janks didnt go after Steven Langford that would have been classic
     
  17. JVita17

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    Listening back he was going after Langford right after that he got the Ste...before he got cut off
     
  18. CowboyMike

    CowboyMike Stay Thirsty, My Friends

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    Agreed on both counts.
     
  19. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    He's a human underwear stain. I wouldn't pee in his mouth if his guts were on fire.
     
  20. Yakuza Rich

    Yakuza Rich Well-Known Member

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    The reason why this is funny is in part ESPN's incompetence in screening the call and mistaking Brian Westbrook for a white guy in Captain Janks and then the big punchline, the reaction of Van Pelt and Levy's face when the found out they were had.

    I find that most people that hate Stern usually have barely ever heard his show or they have religious beliefs that go against the fiber of what he talks about.

    I have no issue with the latter, but the former is a bit ignorant IMO...especially when you hear their reasons which usually consist of roughly 20% of the content of his show, but they act like it's 99% of the show. What's particularly hypocritical is the people that love today's reality TV shows and claim they hate Howard, who was really the pioneer of reality 'radio' that TV shows stole and claimed for themselves. Although I'm in a different boat in that I hate almost all reality TV shows and listen to Stern everyday.

    But I still believe this is useful. Just another example of the sports media which is dying for soundbytes and being the first to report ANY story rather than doing a thorough, detailed and insightful job on reporting the story. Like I said, the prank caller is a white guy who impersonated Westbrook AND his manager and really did a poor job of it and still got away with it.

    AND, the prank caller has told the show that one of ESPN's producers called him up and threatened him and threatened to get him arrested (which ESPN can't do).

    In the end, ESPN sucks...like always.






    YAKUZA
     

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