Yesterday Robin noted that when McKenzie Phillips was hocking her ailing career, Howard was always happy to have her on the show. But now that she has a major scoop about her alleged affair with her dad, she goes straight to Oprah. Robin noted that the show can get the big names on their way up or down, but not at the peak.
“Users!” Howard interjected. “That’s why I hate everybody.”
I can relate. In Jewish journalism, long the journalistic equivalent of FM radio, we can get the big celebs only after they’ve entered adult diapers or when they’re just out of baby diapers… but we do get ‘em….