Howard Stern Takes On Twitter

The self-declared “king of all media” has decided to give social media a whirl. Howard Stern announced the launch of a Twitter profile on his show today. The Howard Stern Twitter account will provide behind-the-scenes details of the Sirius broadcast, Stern says.

Howard Stern on Twitter

The account, at, has about 5200 followers as of this posting. The updates from Thursday morning (the first day any tweets were sent) aren’t exactly enlightening, though. Thus far, Howard Stern’s Twitter account has updates such as:

“Robin is doing the news”

“Playing the Gossip Game”

“Howard is talking to his movie wife Mary McCormack”

As of now, Howard Stern’s Twitter account is not following any other Twitter profiles.