Today Uses Halloween To Remind Us Of Extensive & Overdone Royal Wedding…

NBC ran weeks of royal wedding coverage this summer. Obviously it wasn't enough, since the entire cast of the Today show was dressed as the royal family this morning. Ann Curry was Kate Middleton, Natalie Morales was Pippa, Matt Lauer was Prince William, and Al Roker was Prince Harry. Hoda and Kathie Lee were Eugenie… » 10/31/11 12:35pm 10/31/11 12:35pm

Meredith Vieira Tears Up While Announcing Departure From Today Show

This morning, Meredith Vieira announced that she is indeed leaving the Today show in June (as rumored). "I want to spend more [time] with my husband Richard, and my kids," she said. Her husband has written a book about the fact that he's coping with multiple sclerosis and colon cancer. Meredith also said: "I really… » 5/09/11 9:00am 5/09/11 9:00am

Who The Hell Okayed This Ridic Royal Wedding Promo?

Who the hell brainstormed this insane piece of fuckery? Seriously. Someone greenlit this idea. Someone hired not one but three actors: A "mom," a "daughter," and a "Brit" for the voiceover. Someone found a bedroom location. Someone created a fake storybook. Someone chose the wardrobe, created the soft, "regular folks… » 4/21/11 2:10pm 4/21/11 2:10pm

Man Jumps Barrier & Terrifies Today Show Anchors

This morning on Today, while Meredith Vieira, Al Roker and Willie Geist were outside on the plaza, a man disrupted the show by trying to jump the barriers holding the crowd back and yelling out something like "God's gift to music!" Geist was describing a clip of video at the time, so the cameras didn't catch what was… » 2/22/11 10:41am 2/22/11 10:41am

Spiderbaby Attacks Today Show With Killer Cuteness

The Today Show » 10/31/08 9:30am 10/31/08 9:30am had a Halloween costume contest this morning, and though we are generally opposed to -style baby exploitation, this baby's spiderweb costume was sofa king cute we felt we had to share it with the world. Look at his widdle face! The apex of teh cuteness: when Ann Curry goes over and puts the baby's…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Tops Forbes List Of Most Powerful Women

Forbes » 8/28/08 9:30am 8/28/08 9:30am just released its list of this year's , and it's a fearsome collection of heads of state, captains of industry, and entertainment giants. Coming in at #1 is Germany's first female Chancellor, Angela Merkel, she of the towering intellect . Another notable in the top ten is Indra K. Nooyi, the , who is the…

Chinese Continue To Deny Allegations Of Age-Fudging In Women's…

Even though the women's gymnastics competitions ended days ago, controversy is still roiling » 8/22/08 9:30am 8/22/08 9:30am over the age of the Chinese gymnasts, specifically He Kexin and Yang Yilin. The IOC has said that there is no proof at this time that He and Yang are under 16, but that they want the International Gymnastics Federation to…