Watch Carson Daly and Savannah Guthrie Get Botulism Injections on TV

Friday morning on Today two of NBC’s most reliable crash test dummies, Carson Daly and Savanna Guthrie, received botulism injections—LIVE!—for the whole world to watch. The segment was about “what you need to know before going under the knife,” which doesn’t make a whole lot of sense, given the fact that Botox… »8/07/15 5:00pm8/07/15 5:00pm

Is Katherine Heigl Launching A Lifestyle Brand Right Before Our Eyes?

Over the past 10 years, Katherine Heigl’s star has gone from one of the brightest in Hollywood, to a flicker made nearly invisible by a notoriously bad reputation and seal of disapproval from Shonda Rhimes. The woman who once starred in hits like Grey’s Anatomy and Knocked Up is now unable to keep a show from… »7/24/15 12:45pm7/24/15 12:45pm

Hungry? If You'd Like, Liza Minnelli Will Have Lunch With You

This morning on Today, Kathie Lee Gifford told the kind of cute little story that’s perfect for a Friday. One day, Gifford said, in the before time when smartphones didn’t exist, she was waiting to meet her least punctual friend for lunch at “one of the best restaurants in New York.” After sitting alone for some time,… »7/17/15 12:50pm7/17/15 12:50pm

Regis Philbin Is Joining Kathie Lee and Hoda on Today's Fourth Hour

NBC is bringing another wine glass to the set of Today’s Fourth Hour, because Regis Philbin is officially joining co-hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb as a regular contributor. The news was announced at a wine bar in Rockefeller Center, where Philbin served his old/new coworkers out of an enormous magnum bottle… »7/10/15 2:30pm7/10/15 2:30pm

LOFT Says We Misunderstood Their Hilarious Video About Binge Exercise

Clothing brand LOFT is standing behind a hilarious video they posted to their Facebook page last week showing a woman frantically binge exercising in plastic wrap until she passes out. We suggested last week that the video was pretty dumb; in a statement to Today, they say we took it "out of context" and really it's… »1/15/15 11:30am1/15/15 11:30am

Newscaster Wore The Same Suit For A Year To Prove a Point about Sexism

It's obviously no secret that there is a huge gender gap (in general but also) in how we respond to what celebrities wear. Women's appearances are always subject to critique while men's wardrobes are hardly judged in comparison. One TV show host decided to test that double standard by wearing the same knock-off… »11/15/14 1:00pm11/15/14 1:00pm

​Kaci Hickox Is Definitely Not Going to Follow Those Quarantine Rules

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was placed in quarantine for three days upon returning from treating Ebola in Sierra Leone despite testing negative for Ebola, has been placed under a more relaxed quarantine in her Maine home. Still smelling traces of bullshit and paranoia, Hickox will not be following the updated… »10/29/14 12:10pm10/29/14 12:10pm

Swoon Alert! Gus Kenworthy Brought His Puppies on the Today Show

Hold on to your butts! Gus Kenworthy, the Olympic silver medalist whose name is written all over our trapper keepers, has finally reunited Stateside with the litter of stray puppies he's been working to rescue since the Winter Games in Sochi, Russia this past February. No surprises here — everyone (man and beast) are… »3/14/14 12:20pm3/14/14 12:20pm