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FEBRUARY 6, 1997: SEAT-SAVING ETIQUETTE WITH RALPH AND GARY

FEBRUARY 6, 1997: SEAT-SAVING ETIQUETTE WITH RALPH AND GARY

A huge fight broke out on this date in 1997, and it started from a relatively small incident: saving seats at a movie theater. Before a screening of "Private Parts," Stern Show producer Gary Dell'Abate threw his coat over his seat and headed out to the bathroom. Howard's stylist Ralph Cirella then entered and decided he wanted that same seat and moved Gary's coat. Upon returning to the theater and seeing his seat had been stolen, Gary became livid. A war of words broke out and the relationship between Ralph and Gary changed forever. The two have since made up and moved on but what occurred in the theater that day will never be forgotten.
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