They Call Me Baba Booey
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Baba Booey’s Afghanistan Journal!
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One of pop culture’s great enduring unsung heroes: Gary Dell’Abate, Howard Stern Show producer, miracle worker, professional good sport, and servant to the King of All Media, tells the story of his early years and reveals how hi
However, the first half of the book is well down. Great insight into an Italian family growing up in NY that avoids st ...more
They Call Me Baba Booey is not about Howard or a behind the scenes look at the show, it is Gary's book about Gary. I never knew how hard he had it growing up but he overcame all the blocks that were put in his path, ...more
Yup, I'm a Stern fan. While I type this, I am listening to Howard talk to former governor Jesse Ventura and guest announcer George Takei is with them this week. Thank you Sirius XM on teh Interwebz.
Gary has been in the background of the Howard Stern Show as far back as I remember (NOTE: I started listening in the early nineties.) When I heard he was putting out a book, I figured it could make for an interesting read but it wasn't on my "must read" lis ...more
Still, Ga ...more
As far as memoirs go, it's a mildly interesting tale of a young Italian boy with a bipolar mother, a gay brother, and a love of pop music. It's a little dull and earnest in parts, but Gary comes ac ...more
Very good and quick read
The writing style is just min ...more
Critique - the book should've wrapped up with a visit to his shrink's office - some nice story telling closure.
Ta Ta Toothy.