After the Show Show: Doocy's Death-Defying New Years
Steve flashes back to horrifying holiday experience
- Duration 6:55
- Date Dec 29, 2011
Steve flashes back to horrifying holiday experience
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It's time for another episode of -- -- little.
-- -- -- Not yesterday yesterday we sent out some interesting -- that's an -- about tracking it and came close to sleeping with yeah I've -- this week let's figure something out in this Clinton and I said.
Having to possibly do about I'm not talking about having relations I'm talking about you may have had to sleep there in the truck in the -- what is the matter with you.
What happened easily -- is such a nice yeah.
Any -- on zillow trickier crank.
No I should -- after fifteen years of knowing and you'd think I onto you don't answer -- not do we have a flashback and.
-- -- -- The plate before you got here what did the first year they did the -- that they did that New Year's Eve thing it would in the first there.
I think Iowa top.
Yeah I don't want -- -- -- you -- it just disabuse you.
Doing it for about four years prior to the time you show I had been doing New Year's -- show.
With Dick Clark and a dozen other little -- us.
I was doing enough I was -- Anyway so narrow Alley and I we there on the top of me.
-- movie in America are meeting right exactly and they've got a restaurant it's round I don't know if it actually -- in there but they help us just feeling a bit alcohol.
They had us on the top of it and there was no.
There was no.
Support at all I don't know walked August oh yeah it was very windy that night very very and we were sitting in bar stools Arkansas hi Don the ads from the fifteenth floor but went.
She would let this -- -- If we moved back like ninety after the protests and close and that -- just regular you can look down there was this dizzying there's no net drop now there's -- -- -- to select.
Just sales according guys insert its allies it was so shuttleworth in in these on the head so who -- End because he was too scared to answer who died -- -- find out your before Steve took over who oftentimes that that's why why you Wear them -- Bill Wilson -- remember him.
No this is not -- -- -- it would say it was that precedent.
Don't you know on Allison is not exactly -- it was terrifying because it's Allison was pregnant with twins at the time she obviously had some crazy hormone thing so she wasn't scared -- -- -- -- turnout so what I -- I just.
-- don't leaning right exactly it's always in the mobile and an unbelievable all off -- city you remember what I had the crew do.
To you -- a rope a round might -- there there were no ropes up there I had.
-- like a a -- choir or you know it's a big TV camera wire and we wrapped around my -- -- the entire show that way.
Online hate it and it was a it was a psychological thing okay if I fall backwards all eventually stopped on the eighth floor of the -- yeah.
Bungee cord -- Diane and you to yank the camera on top of the well put up you know because it was and I forget I.
I think -- was this stage manager that night.
And he said no I'm just gonna last -- -- right around this thing that's a button it of the building.
Well at the end of the show I'm on -- And I realize wait a minute.
It goes right there he never retired and all they -- not work well.
And -- We're all Ireland had a cord wrapped around his -- it wasn't attached it but he knows that but I love it took care was elated or about the pregnant -- all that though -- -- -- -- it was on -- -- the -- I think he -- he was too nervous I had to have the outside edge.
And thinking what that net there was no winds -- -- -- but it's you know with the twins you have ballots -- right exactly.
That Clayton no different with the TV world have been had I -- -- -- It would be -- you could be a different here -- Madison.
Have been a different America and -- and so many Americans would not have had my pearls of wisdom right I had them in his -- -- was -- was in those that's diamonds by the yard.
So this year now would -- be done to put up a railing I'll probably on -- true there's an entire security next now for Hebron academy and -- source.
-- I don't even think I think it they're all doing it chrome a key -- -- into the studio to make him look like they're -- what you got into a medical I I did some New -- needs in times where they were so bone chillingly -- I was there get like the -- freeze your hands are frozen on the microphone it's windy I had hacksaw this.
Exists now is that common avenue -- -- -- resilient is my god I don't.
It starts do you they're showed starts at eleven -- it likes it it's just that about it.
Know Kelly and bill is does it a little bit I don't want -- -- It was so cold I remember having to take I don't myself into like a hot Spalding and -- you know I didn't get -- the air show starts at eleven you -- five our show before the year starts.
Starts at 5 PM yes it was.
I do remember that.
That particular military called self -- it was a lot I told us that if you've never been in Times Square at the stroke of midnight it is the coolest place it is in the entire worlds for that one minute what a good after you know.
They dropped the ball suddenly there's a lot of music you're playing passive confess they were playing imagine from John Glenn yeah I remember when here.
-- and then every person in that Times Square area that we're looking up.
-- right now -- -- and hugging somebody and then two minutes later.
Everybody has to -- and everybody's got a pretty.
Right there and then if you -- to drive through.
That's why we have snow -- yeah.
Miller didn't really it is if you have a chance you should happen to access their.
-- and it's very very spine tingling.
An excited only Laguna crowded mall so it is primarily as I can't believe it but it was and also everybody should go through a one time but it just is very special here is the one thing about.
New Year's in new York city Times Square nobody is from New York everybody's from was -- -- the home watching on did you think that I can you can.
It is -- not -- have -- a burden is a New Year's Eve.
I'll be glad that it is never had never had to school on my birthday you know could smuggle adulterous -- So I want you to celebrate your birthday the way I celebrating your birthday once upon a time and that would be with a rope for an your legs.
How do that and I'm asleep like that they'll be in bed at 7 -- I've read something to that effect on the but I don't like to sleep but when.
When I don't know what the thought of my -- -- through some -- secure myself I think sentiment do we need our notes from today's show I'll hold on those.
Happy new year.