Blacks not mad that Bill Cosby went to prison but that others remain free

These above words blared out from this writer’s Facebook page like flashing neon lights, inciting some of the strongest reactions — and by far the most shared posts — I’ve ever personally seen. At the heart of the matter is the fact that Dr. William H. Cosby Jr., aka comic legend Bill Cosby, 81, was […]

‘Today’ show host Hoda Kotb paid millions less than Matt Lauer

It didn’t take long for the warm and fuzzy feelings regarding Hoda Kotb’s replacement of Matt Lauer on the “Today” show to dissipate. Fans quickly began griping once the salary disparities were revealed. Before the salaries were compared, Kotb, a longtime NBC and “Today” show employee, said she was excited that Lauer took the time […]

Meet Hoda Kotb, Matt Lauer’s replacement on ‘Today’ show

The move by NBC executives to make Hoda Kotb the permanent replacement for Matt Lauer, its crown jewel of a show, prompted “Today” co-host Savannah Guthrie to exclaim with delight: “This has to be the most popular decision NBC News has ever made,” Guthrie said while celebrating the news on Tuesday’s “Today.” “There’s no one […]

Who is Craig Melvin, Matt Lauer’s possible ‘Today’ show replacement?

NBC is obviously not in a rush to replace disgraced golden boy Matt Lauer, but “Today” Saturday co-host Craig Melvin’s name has come up as a very viable replacement option.  The “MSNBC Live” host is being considered to fill in behind the desk as an anchor, according to “Entertainment Tonight.” “This would give the network the […]

Do women have any accountability in the current sexual harassment scandals?

If you’ve been in the workplace more than 10 years, you’ve received a compliment from the opposite sex. Whether that compliment was harmless, or a source of pain is largely left up to who receives the compliment and who is giving the compliment and your moral compass at the time. Harvey Weinstein, one of Hollywood’s […]

Matt Lauer apologizes but will he get the Bill Cosby treatment?

If we are to believe media accounts, former “Today” host Matt Lauer is a sexual predator. This is not said lightly after revelations that he gifted sex toys, made lewd comments and allegedly bent a woman over a chair for sex until she passed out. The NY Post‘s “Page Six” reports that Lauer even had […]

Donald Trump giddy that ‘Today’ star Matt Lauer got fired

Just minutes after “Today’s” Savannah Guthrie announced that NBC fired her co-host Matt Lauer over a sexual misconduct allegation, Donald Trump dashed to his Twitter account to kick Lauer while he’s on the ground. And the president, behaving like a teenager on Halloween, is ravenous to see more blood splatter along the corridors of NBC:  Wow, Matt Lauer was just fired […]

‘Today’ show host Matt Lauer fired

It was announced this morning that Matt Lauer, longtime host of the Today show on NBC, has been fired. The announcement came at the start of this morning’s program and was read by co-host Savannah Guthrie, who stated, “This is a sad morning here today and at NBC News.” A statement from NBC Chairman Andrew […]

‘Today’ show to replace Al Roker?

Al Roker to be replaced on ‘Today’ Show Longtime ‘Today’ show weatherman Al Roker is facing job loss. The national TV figures contract has ended and he may be replaced by “Weather Channel” host Sam Champion. Roker earned an estimated $8 million from his Today host position and other projects tied to his job at […]

Popular morning show and news anchors’ best halloween costumes

It has really been a Happy Halloween in Tinseltown and the Big Apple, from Paris Hilton doing her best 2013 MTV VMAs Miley Cyrus, who subsequently did her best ’99 MTV VMAs Lil Kim. Well, the folks at “E! News,” the “Today” show and “Good Morning America” had some really great impersonations, check them out. […]

Paula Deen talks business loss and using N-word on ‘Today’ show with Matt Lauer

A distraught Paula Deen finally mustered the strength to appear on the “Today” show to speak with Matt Lauer about the mess she got herself into.  After being dropped by the Food Network, Smithfield Foods, Target, Walmart, Home Depot, and possibly QVC, Deen’s racist remarks may have cost the celebrity Southern cooking chef her entire […]

Katherine Jackson Says Michael Was Never a Child Molester

Nearly two years after the sudden death of her son, iconic megastar Michael Jackson, Katherine Jackson is intent on clearing his name concerning alleged sexual scandals. During a recent appearance on the “Today Show,” expressed that claims that her son was a child molester were absolute lies. “As far as Michael being a child molester… […]