Megyn Kelly Today, Today: Not Even Goldie Hawn Could Save This One From Being Dull

Images via screengrab/NBC
Images via screengrab/NBC

Welcome to Megyn Kelly Today, Today, a daily column in which we will share the most memorable things that happened on Megyn Kelly Today every morning until we are no longer able to watch Megyn Kelly Today without feeling like there will be no tomorrow.

  • Megyn Kelly appeared onstage in a navy, white, maroon, and gray dress.
  • Megyn Kelly began her show discussing yesterday’s terrorist attack in New York City.
  • Megyn Kelly welcomed Jonathan Dienst, NBC4's Chief Investigative Reporter, and Clint Watts, a former FBI special agent on the joint terrorism task force.
  • Megyn Kelly spoke to the two men about the terrorist attack.
  • Clint Watts said New York City is perhaps “the best city” at defending against “this type of attack.”
  • Clint Watts said it’s possible for people to try to duplicate this attack soon.
  • Megyn Kelly said the first amendment is a “beautiful thing,” then she said “but.”
  • Megyn Kelly asked how we can protect people from extremist propaganda.
  • Megyn Kelly called the first amendment “beautiful” again.
  • Megyn Kelly rolled tape of clips from Goldie Hawn’s career.
  • Megyn Kelly told Goldie Hawn that her “high school obsession” was Overboard.
  • Bobby Finger realized that he and Megyn Kelly have something in common.
  • Megyn Kelly quoted Overboard with Goldie Hawn.
  • Megyn Kelly revealed that Goldie Hawn’s passion is MindUp, an organization that helps children learn how to calm their minds via mindfulness.
  • Goldie Hawn said, “We have physical education. We do not have mental education.”
  • Goldie Hawn revealed she has been meditating daily since her 20s.
  • Goldie Hawn said, “Everybody in Hollywood seemed all screwed up, and I didn’t wanna be like that.”
  • Megyn Kelly said, “Do you still feel like that?”
  • Goldie Hawn laughed and said, “Let’s see, who would I be incriminating...”
  • Megyn Kelly asked, “What has been harder, being a famous actor in Hollywood, or being a mother of three famous actors?”
  • Goldie Hawn said “mothering” is the hardest.
  • Goldie Hawn said her family’s “favorite thing ever” is to be together.
  • Bobby Finger said, “Obviously.”
  • Bobby FInger daydreamed about being Goldie and Kurt’s son for a moment.
  • Bobby Finger returned to reality.
  • Goldie Hawn said, “There’s no secrets... and we don’t tolerate secrets.”
  • Megyn Kelly cut to commercial.
  • Megyn Kelly did a bittersweet human interest story for her “Settle For More” segment that I will skip.
  • Megyn Kelly returned from commercial and said we are “exactly 100 days away” from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang‎, South Korea.
  • Megyn Kelly looked at three medalists— Jamie Anderson, Gus Kenworthy and Joss Christiensen—from the 2104 games and said, “Wow, they look like babies! Like little babies.” (See the Clip of the Day.)
  • Joss Christiensen said, “Our entire life is skiing and snowboarding.”
  • Megyn Kelly rolled tape of Lauren Bush Lauren, who is “determined to put a dent in the world’s hunger problem” by selling handbags.
  • Bobby Finger once again got annoyed by the name Lauren Bush Lauren.
  • Lauren Bush Lauren told some boring stories about being a child in the white house when her grandfather, Poppy Bush, was president.
  • Megyn Kelly surprised everyone in the audience with a Feed bag.
  • Megyn Kelly cut to commercial.
  • Megyn Kelly said hello to Kathie Lee and Hoda and wished them a happy Winesday Wednesday.
  • Megyn Kelly called Hoda “Hoda Lee.”
  • Hoda laughed.
  • Megyn Kelly surprised a woman in the audience named Heather with a visit to Hoda and Kathie Lee’s studio.
  • Megyn Kelly asked viewers to visit for tickets.
  • Megyn Kelly Today ended.

Clip of the Day: Babies



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