What Did Howard Stern Do To Radio?

“Whether he was a force for further vulgarizing the culture or liberating it from its puritanical neuroses depends upon the ear of the listener. But whatever your viewpoint, one thing is clear: In addition to almost single-handedly creating a new species of talk show hosts — involving behavior that morning show newcomers now must either emulate or surpass — Stern also pushed, stamped and shook pop culture.”