Since the suspension started, it has been mostly Curtis Sliwa though Howie’s former sidekick Doug “VB” Goudie did one day;
they plugged in a guy from Florida named Todd Schnitt another; Drew Lane, formerly from a Greater Media station
in Detroit yesterday...but mostly Sliwa.
Last year WTKK hired Sliwa to do a nightly show for them—
intended to be local—which he would do along with his NYC
show on WABC. Then Sliwa started to get the show syndicated
and now it’s coast to coast...on in Boston, NY, LA, etc. So Sliwa
still does 10 pm-1 am ET nationally but figured he’d pull in some extra money from filling in for Jay. He had done
fill ins for Jay before (as well as filling in for
If they lose Jay, it's just a matter of time for them.
Schnitt?? - if he’s the guy I remember he does 2 shows under 2 names in Tampa - Glenn Beck used to abuse him (ratings-wise) regularly when he was local in Tampa (Of course Bubba owned that town in terms of ratings).