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Find out which two major Today Show anchors are reportedly on the chopping block
Find out which two major Today Show anchors are reportedly on the chopping block

If you’re one of the millions who wakes up to The Today Show, your morning routine may soon look very different… Find out which two anchors were reportedly recently told they were fired.


One Direction’s Zayn Malik is ‘angry and upset’ Matt Lauer asked if he has a drug problem
One Direction’s Zayn Malik is ‘angry and upset’ Matt Lauer asked if he has a drug problem

During Monday’s show, Today‘s Matt Lauer asked the One Direction members point-blank whether absent singer Zayn Malik is dealing with a substance abuse problem. Zayn spoke out later… And wasn’t happy with Matt Lauer.


GMA’s Josh Elliott moves to NBC networks — to replace Matt Lauer?
GMA’s Josh Elliott moves to NBC networks — to replace Matt Lauer?

Good Morning America‘s Josh Elliott abruptly left the show this week for a new role with NBC Sports. But, insiders note NBC may call upon their new host to replace Matt Lauer in the near future.


PHOTOS Today Show anchors go all out for TBT Halloween — especially drag-dressed Matt Lauer
PHOTOS Today Show anchors go all out for TBT Halloween — especially drag-dressed Matt Lauer

With Today‘s annual Halloween celebration falling on a Thursday, the anchors decided to go with a Throwback Thursday theme. Matt Lauer stole the show by dressing as Pamela Anderson’s Baywatch character.


VIDEO Miley Cyrus doesn’t think people over 40 have sex
VIDEO Miley Cyrus doesn’t think people over 40 have sex

Good news, guys! We only have to deal with a hyper-sexualized Miley Cyrus for another 20 years. After that point, she plans on quietly moving into a nursing home and spend the remainder of her days playing checkers.


Matt Lauer responds to Katie Couric crush comment, says she’s a 9 out of 10
Matt Lauer responds to Katie Couric crush comment, says she’s a 9 out of 10

During Matt Lauer’s recent interview with Howard Stern he responded to Katie Couric having said she had a crush on him, calling her a “9 out of 10.” See additional comments he made about his former co-host and why a romantic relationship was never an option.


Is Matt Lauer going to be replaced by Anderson Cooper?
Is Matt Lauer going to be replaced by Anderson Cooper?

According to reports, Anderson Cooper has gotten a call from NBC producers about joining The Today Show in hopes that he can help with their dwindling ratings. Producers want Anderson to sign on to the show and replace current host Matt Lauer by the end of this year and are confident in his potential. Matt allegedly isn’t so thrilled with their choice.


NBC didn’t allow Ann Curry to comfort ailing Robin Roberts publicly
NBC didn’t allow Ann Curry to comfort ailing Robin Roberts publicly

According to a recent report, things were so heated at Today that former host Ann Curry wasn’t even allowed to publicly comfort ailing Robin Roberts. Since Ann’s unpopular dismissal, Today has been floundering while Good Morning America has taken over the top spot in the all-important morning ratings wars.


Did NBC ban Ann Curry from appearing live?
Did NBC ban Ann Curry from appearing live?

The second part of 2012 likely wasn’t the best in Ann Curry’s life. After being “released” from her position at the Today’s co-anchor, the respected reporter’s role on NBC was drastically limited. However, it seems that 2012 was even worse for NBC Universal — but unlike with Curry, there doesn’t seem to be much public support of the network executives’ decisions.


VIDEO I think Al Roker just put Matt Lauer on live blast about Ann Curry!
VIDEO I think Al Roker just put Matt Lauer on live blast about Ann Curry!

NBC is still riding the Olympic waves as the folks with Today were interviewing some gals from the U.S. rowing team. It was your usual Today light-side fluff until Al Roker rocked some serious live awkwardness with what certainly appeared to be a dig at Matt Lauer and what happened to Ann Curry. After this Roker might be next on the chopping block. Check it out!


 

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