The Poetry of the Howard Stern Show
During his most recent visit to the show, late night star Jimmy Kimmel read a poem he wrote inspired by our own Poet Laurette Ronald Mund.
A few years ago it was revealed that was Ronnie was a budding poet. Claiming he did his best work on the toilet, he read his debut poem "Winter" to Howard and the audience which became such a hit he often gave performances of the poem at parties and events.
In honor of Jimmy's poem here's a look at our poetry past on the Howard Stern Show.
'HOWARD' - A POEM BY JIMMY KIMMEL
Click to listen to Jimmy's poem about Howard, inspired by our own Ronnie Mund
JD'S POEM TO KATY PERRY
JD really likes Katy Perry - and when she announced her divorce from Russell Brand he didn't waste a minute trying to woo her
'US' - A POEM BY RONNIE'S GIRLFRIEND STEPHANIE, FOR RONNIE
Ronnie's not the only poet in his house. His girlfriend Stephanie has also dabbled in the rythmic art. Click on the picture above to read her poem 'Us', written for the love of her life Ronnie Mund.
'THE ROAD TO THE WEDDING' BY RONNIE MUND
Richie Wilson and Rachel Fine - they found love while working on the Howard Stern Show and for their wedding Ronnie wrote them a poem. You can read it by click on the pic above. It's one thing to hear Ronnie's poems, it's another to read them scratched out on lined paper in bad hand writing.
'WINTER' - BY RONNIE MUND
The poem that started it all! Read it below (preferably outloud in a bad Queens accent)
Winter is when there are no leaves on the trees.
Winter is when when we say goodbye to the birds and the bees.
Winter is when we get an extra hour of Zs.
Winter is when a red-suited man brings us all lots of glee.
Winter is when the snow falls and we yell, 'Happy New Year!'
Winter is when you turn that special girl or guy's heart bright red with love and cheer until this time again next year.
Winter goes away and the birds and bees and extra hour of Zs all go back to where they should be: