Going Old School in the WDSU Garage

Katherine Webb on ‘Today’: “I Don’t See Why Any Woman Wouldn’t Be Flattered”

Matt Lauer, King of Morning Television

Matt Lauer has anchored the ‘Today’ Show for 17 years, longer than any other person. And he’ll be in his chair at least a few years longer after agreeing to a new, multi-year contract worth an estimated $25 million a year. “The only question was whether he wanted to continue to do the job and […]

Matt Lauer Staying at ‘Today’

Matt Lauer will stick around to co-host ‘Today’ on NBC for a long time. On this morning’s show, Lauer announced the signing of his long-anticipated new contract. Lauer has been a fixture on ‘Today’ since 1994 and the show has been number one since 1995. Often when you see people on TV, then meet them, […]

Video: Ted Williams Intros Today Show

The power of the internet is amazing. Ted Williams’ life has done a 180 in the past 48 hours. The original YouTube video featuring the homeless Williams pandhandling and showing off his voice in Columbus, Ohio has climbed to more than 12 million views. This morning, Williams appeared for a couple of lengthy interviews on […]

How to Beat 'Today' — Maybe

An interesting read in this morning’s New York Times: David Carr tackles the topic of CBS trying to beat the Today Show with its latest sweeping anchor changes…and what an insurmountable task it is. So, he suggests doing things differently. Very differently. If Mr. McManus wants to do something “dramatic,” why not throw a bomb […]