TITLE

Supplanting the King of All Media

AUTHOR(S)
Gruenwedel, Erik
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Home Media Retailing;2/12/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article comments on an increasing number of former loyal listeners who are illegally downloading self-proclaimed King of all Media Howard Stern, as of February 2006. It presents the estimated number of times pirates have downloaded the racy show. It offers information on the benefits of technology to consumers.
ACCESSION #
19731559

 

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