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What Happened to Artie Lange and Howard Stern's Friendship?

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Artie Lange used to be Howard Stern's right-hand man. Howard Stern is a giant of radio, and Artie Lange was his sidekick for years on The Howard Stern Show, from 2001 to 2009. But Artie Lange has long struggled with drugs, and when it got out of control, Howard Stern took him off the air. 

What happened between Artie Lange and Howard Stern?

It has been years since Howard Stern and Artie Lange have been pals or even talked. Howard still has a show, and Artie has toured as a standup comedian and had roles in TV shows like HBO's Crashing. But now Artie says he wants to make amends with his former boss and friend. And Howard Stern might be more open to the idea than he ever has been.