Richard loves cheesecake and claims to have enjoyed a piece of cheesecake so much that he became sexually aroused.
Richard Christy hosts Inside the Porn Actors Studio, which is a parody of the television series Inside the Actors Studio, with Christy filling the James Lipton role, and is featured on SIRIUS satellite radio, channel [Howard] 101.
In a hysterical moment during a July 2005 show, Christy announced that his dog, named "Coon Dog," had eaten his favorite pet, a rooster named "Dumb-ss", back home on his father's farm in Kansas. Obviously, Stern, Artie Lange, Fred Norris, and Robin Quivers all had a good time joking with Richard about this incident, and the fact that his favorite pet was a rooster while his dog was named "Coon Dog."
A self-described pervert, with an extensive knowledge of pornography, Christy has been defeated just twice in a segment titled Stump the Perv, a segment in which the two contestants are asked questions about the adult film industry.
Christy's strong Kansas accent, country lifestyle, and upbringing are frequent sources of ribbing from the other Stern show members.
Following Gene Hoglan's style, Richard Christy's mastery of the double bass technique and odd time signature made him a standout drummer.
Richard got a Brazilian bikini-wax live on the Howard Stern Show February 13, 2006. Sound clips of his screams [from during the bikini-wax] have become favorites of Fred Norris, who plays them frequently on the show.
He initially got the attention of the Howard Stern Show when now former producer K.C. Armstrong mentioned his song parodies to them.
His nickname is "Creepy."
Richard Christy's drumming talents earned him a surprising fan in the form of baseball superstar Mike Piazza who, during a visit to the Howard Stern Show, recognized Christy from his drumming days with Iced Earth. Piazza said he was a huge fan of Richard's drumming.
Richard is an extremely talented drummer, and has drummed for numerous metal bands, including Iced Earth, Death, Burning Inside, Incantation, Control Denied, and Wykked Wytch.