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Disgrace NBC Today Show Host Issues a Public Apology

NBC fires Matt Lauer

Matt Lauer has issued an official apology just one a day after NBC News fired the longtime “Today” show host for “inappropriate sexual behavior” in the workplace.

“There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions. To the people I have hurt, I am truly sorry.…as I am writing this I realize the depth of the damage and disappointment I have left behind at home and at NBC,” Lauer said in a statement.

Katie Couric Claims Matt Lauer Pinched her Butt a Lot

Katie Couric Matt Lauer Today Show Host NBC

Katie Couric speaks out about former Today Show Co-host Matt Lauer.

Couric claims that during their 9-year run on the “Today” show, Lauer pinched her on the aδδ a lot during their 9-year run on the “Today” show.

Katie appeared on Andy Cohen’s “Watch What Happens Live” back in 2012,  Cohen ask her about Matt’s most annoying habit….She plead the Fifth.

Bruce Jenner has Complete Support During Journey

Kim Kardashian and Matt Lauer

According to reports… buy generic Lyrica india Bruce Jenner has the  support of both his immediate and extended families.

Kim appeared on  the “ get link Today” show Monday to talk about Bruce’s transition and the heartfelt 20/20 interview which aired Friday night on ABC.

She explained to  click Lauer the family is still adjusting to things — like what pronoun to use when discussing Bruce.

She added that there is  absolutely no dissent in the Kardashian camp when it comes to Bruce Jenner … they all support him completely.

Bruce Jenner’s 20/20 Interview with Diane Sawyer

Rumors that NBC is Firing Matt Lauer

NBC Today Show co-anchor Matt who has reportedly had repeated run-ins with co-anchors including Katie Couric, Meredith Vieira

Matt Lauer NBCLauer is also said to be the one pressured producers of the show to  dismiss co-host Ann Curry in June, 2012, and is being blamed for the plummet in the networks ratings…is about to get the NBC boot, according to the National Enquirer.

Now if reports are true…weatherman Al Roker, who is reportedly to be a loyal friend of Ann Curry, is plotting to push the 54-year-old TV veteran out of his anchor chair.

Lauer, who been a host on the show since 1996, and has a current salary of $21.5 million a year.

Career timeline:

  • 1988: Talk of the Town host
  • 1989–1991: 9 Broadcast Plaza host
  • September 1992–September 1994: Today in New York co-anchor
  • August 1993–September 1996: early evening newscast News Channel 4/Live at Five co-anchor
  • June 13, 1994–January 3, 1997: Today news anchor
  • January 6, 1997–November 21 2012 : Today co-anchor

Matt Lauer Quotes:

I get letters from women, and they say, ‘I love your Roman nose.’ If I weren’t on TV and I walked past that same woman, she’d go, ‘Did you see the beak on that guy?

When people start to write articles about what might be wrong with the ‘Today’ show you know where you should point the finger, point it at me because I have been there the longest. And it’s my responsibility.

Ann Curry “Today” Show Co-host Replaced

“Today” show co-host Ann Curry, will no longer anchor the morning news effective as of Friday.  Curry has been replaced with “Today” show legal analyst Savannah Guthrie.

Curry’s title has been changed to Today show anchor-at-large and NBC News national/international correspondent.

More about Savannah Guthrie

It had been rumored last week that the shows producers had offer former co-host Meredith Veria to feel the co-host position held by Curry.  Veria declined there offer.

The current “Today” show host Matt Lauer, who recently signed a new contract with the network…made it clear that he didn’t like working with Curry.

Matt Lauer Signs New Deal With NBC

She was also co-host of Today from June 9, 2011 to June 28, 2012

It is expected that NBC will formally announce the changes on tomorrows show.
According to TMZ.com…During exit negotiations, Ann had previously demanded the remaining $20 million of her co-hosting contract — but NBC didn’t want to pay her that kinda cash.

It’s unclear what kind of payout Ann will get, but our sources say NBC offered $10 mil.

Ann Curry Video, Leaving the “Today” Show

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Meredith Viera Turns Down NBC “Today” Show Offer

Matt Lauer Signs New Deal With NBC and makes it know he doesn’t like working with Ann Curry. NBC’s the “Today” show host, Matt Lauer, has reportedly signed a new long-term contract with the NBC network. According to sources…his current salary, prior to new contract was $17 million per year.

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