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  • Does Race Have Anything to Do with Brian Williams’ Situation?

    Feb 10, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Brian Williams’ future with NBC is currently up in the air after he admitted lying about being on a helicopter shot down by enemy fire in Iraq. But as Richard Prince notes in a recent Journal-isms story, could the race card be in the mix in comparison with black journalists who experienced similar circumstances? Prince referenced an […]

  • Al Roker Sets World Record for Delivering the Weather

    Nov 14, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Al Roker completed his 34-hour marathon weather forecast on Friday during NBC’s “Today” show and officially entered the Guinness Book of World Records as having delivered longest continuous live weather broadcast in history. He beat a 33-hour record set in September by Norwegian TV personality Eli Kari Gjengedal. The “Rokerthon” also raised some $70,000 for […]

  • Tamron Hall Debuts her Natural Hair, ‘Today’ Co-Anchors React (Watch)

    Jun 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 10 Comments

    Thx NN RT “@newsnation: .@TamronHall’s #TeamNatural today on @TODAY! Check out her new look LIVE on @NBC at 9amET. pic.twitter.com/6VrNb2RjPQ” — Tamron Hall (@tamronhall) June 27, 2014 *This morning, “Today” co-anchor Tamron Hall showed up to work without a stitch of perm in her hair…or as the journalist put it, “no flat iron, no heat, […]

  • Running Game: NBC’s ‘Hollywood Game Night’ Quietly Winning

    Jun 13, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *So what is the appeal of watching a bunch of celebrities play party games? NBC’s “Hollywood Game Night” returns with fresh episodes in July, and was renewed last month for a third season. So, enough people are tuning in each week to watch the show’s two teams – each consisting of three celebs and one […]

  • ‘Today’s’ Al Roker Undergoes Rotator Cuff Surgery

    Apr 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *One day after it was announced that Al Roker and his “Today” co-host Matt Lauer will be in “Sharknado 2,” he was mysteriously missing from Thursday’s “Today” show. Turns out it was a bad shoulder, not a flying shark that kept him away. Roker tweeted: Rotator cuff repair this am. Thanks to Dr. Riley Williams […]

  • Tamron Hall Made Co-Host of ‘Today’s’ 3rd Hour; Al Roker Makes Up with NYC Mayor (Watch)

    Feb 24, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *NBC’s Tamron Hall was announced this morning as an official co-host of “Today’s Take,” the “Today” show’s 9 p.m. hour, joining fellow co-hosts Al Roker, Natalie Morales and Willie Geist. “We’re really excited to officially welcome Tamron into the ‘Today’ family,” said Don Nash, Executive Producer. “She brings wit, enthusiasm and a keen sensibility to […]