This morning on NBC’s Today, 16-year-old U.S. Olympian Gabrielle “Gabby” Douglas talked to host Savannah Guthrie about her historic win yesterday at the Summer Olympic games in London, where Gabby became the first African-American to win a gold medal in the gymnastics individual all-around competition. During the interview, Gabby explains what she was thinking and feeling during the event, and she displays during the interview the same beyond-her-years poise with which she executed so brilliantly on the field of competition. And, of course, she flashes her now-famous smile on a few occasions.
Most Americans recall vividly where they where a year ago when they heard the news that Osama bin Laden — the man behind the 9/11 attacks on the United States — was killed, but none of us were privy to what actually occurred to pull off what President Barack Obama called “the longest 40 minutes of my life.” NBC News will take viewers behind the scenes tonight at 9pm ET with a special edition of Rock Center With Brian Williams called “Inside the Situation Room.” Williams and NBC were granted unprecedented access to the Situation Room where Obama and his […]
Those who have followed Chael Sonnen within the mixed martial arts world know him as outspoken, competitive and never boring. These traits made him a perfect addition to the already eclectic cast of this season’s Celebrity Apprentice, premiering Monday, Jan. 2 at 8/7 on NBC. Sonnen, a past coach on the UFC Ultimate Fighter, isn’t too keen on reality shows. However, he watched the Apprentice and likes the concept, so he signed on the dotted line. “It’s the ultimate game,” he said. “Take some of the best games you’ve ever played, free games, like hide-and-seek, tag with your friends and […]
If you think her usual cohost is a handful, wait till you see what Hoda Kotb is up against next week. Instead of keeping up with Kathie Lee Gifford, Kotb will be keeping up with the Kardashians — literally — as a different member of the clan joins her each day to helm Today‘s loosey-goosey 4th hour. Kardashian Week kicks off Monday with Mrs. Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian, hanging out with Hoda. On Tuesday, the man of the household, Bruce Jenner, gets to spend an hour in the company of a woman whose first name does not begin with K. […]