Tag: Today Show

'Today' Ratings Rise Without Megyn Kelly

Almost a month after Megyn Kelly was fired from NBC, ratings for the third hour of NBC’s “Today” show are up nearly 10 percent. “Today” show ratings have a tendency to rise when a major event takes place at the network. For example, after Matt Lauer’s termination last year over…

Paula Deen on Today: 'I Am Not a Racist'

By Manuel McDonnell Smith In a bid to repair her badly tarnished image, celebrity chef and restaurateur Paula Deen finally appeared on NBC’s Today show on Wednesday morning, five days after she skipped a scheduled appearance to explain her use of the N-word and other slurs revealed in a deposition…