On Friday, TMZ reported that the two are at odds over potentially moving the fourth hour of "Today" to Los Angeles. The celebrity gossip site wrote that Gifford has been lobbying for the move, while Kotb is adamant about staying in New York City. Earlier, Page Six reported that Kathie Lee and Hoda's two week stint in Los Angeles was a test run for a permanent move, though "Today" denied the rumor.
Kathie Lee And Hoda Reportedly Having 'Tension'; NBC Pushes Back At Rumors Of Rift
|by Anonymous||reply 96||01/03/2017|
kathie lee must have delusions that she will move to California and her career will skyrocket
|by Anonymous||reply 1||02/15/2013|
Hoda was an outstanding reporter. They must have offered her a well-paying contract to have to put up with that bitch five days a week. When Meredith left Today, Hoda should have been given the job instead of Ann.
|by Anonymous||reply 2||02/15/2013|
|by Anonymous||reply 3||02/15/2013|
What's the point of moving just Kathy Lee and Hoda to L.A. while the rest of Today is filmed in NYC? They're only on for an hour anyway.
Kathy Lee must have delusions that going to L.A. will help her career. If it hasn't taken off after 59 years, it ain't gonna happen now.
|by Anonymous||reply 4||02/15/2013|
Kathie Lee is such a bitch! Can't stand her.
|by Anonymous||reply 5||02/15/2013|
I agree, R2. Hoda was always a talented reporter. It's a shame she was paired with that right-wing cunt and lost all her credibility in the process of the fourth hour Today Show silliness.
I always enjoyed her more serious work as part of NBC News/Dateline.
|by Anonymous||reply 6||02/15/2013|
I read on another website that Kathie Lee was pushing to move the fourth hour of 'Today' to Los Angeles so that she could be closer to her kids. Perhaps her kids go to college in California.
Hoda wants no part of moving the show west.
|by Anonymous||reply 7||02/15/2013|
I don't think anyone will hold the fourth hour of Today against Hoda if she were to return to serious reporting.
Most of the people who watch H&KC aren't hard news viewers.
|by Anonymous||reply 8||02/16/2013|
KL is a cunt, but I'm not sure I feel sorry for Hoda, she's defended homophobes too much for my liking. Maybe old Hodes is just getting what she deserves.
|by Anonymous||reply 9||02/16/2013|
We need some more boxes of wine on set, stat!!
|by Anonymous||reply 10||02/16/2013|
[quote]I'm not sure I feel sorry for Hoda, she's defended homophobes too much for my liking.
Really? She's always hit me as a live and let live type, but does this include phobes?
|by Anonymous||reply 11||02/16/2013|
It does include phobes r11, that's exactly the way to put it. Phobes aren't bigots as far as she's concerned, it's just their opinion. As if the hypocrite would say the same thing about racists. That's how she defended Carrie Prejean, she said she was raised to believe homosexuality is wrong. And, that excuses it? People are raised to be racist too. She (along with Kathie of course) has defended other homophobes, I can't remember which, but it's come up in other threads.
|by Anonymous||reply 12||02/16/2013|
One of them will storm off set live in the next year and quit/be fired.
Mark my words.
|by Anonymous||reply 13||02/16/2013|
If they did it from California, in order to be live on the east coast, they'd have to be working at 7AM. Kathie Lee didn't even have to be that early on the Regis show.
|by Anonymous||reply 14||02/16/2013|
Working from the West Coast, Kathy Lee can get an earlier start on her drinking.
|by Anonymous||reply 15||02/16/2013|
So in other words Kathie Lee's kids moved 3000 miles to get away from her, and yet she is trying to uproot this entire show just so she can be near them. Can't imagine having her for a mom.
|by Anonymous||reply 16||02/16/2013|
KL will get fired. No way they will let that show come out of LA with all the dingbats out there.
|by Anonymous||reply 17||02/16/2013|
[quote]So in other words Kathie Lee's kids moved 3000 miles to get away from her, and yet she is trying to uproot this entire show just so she can be near them.
Tell me about it!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 18||02/16/2013|
R12 Wow, I didn't realize what cunts both of them are. They can just cancel the fourth hour altogether as far as I'm concerned.
|by Anonymous||reply 19||02/16/2013|
If you people only knew about the fabulous film and TV roles I've had to turn down because I'm 3000 miles away!
And Hurricane Sandy, the work of Satan, killed my Broadway show!
You're all going to hell.
|by Anonymous||reply 20||02/16/2013|
Shows like that are best done in NYC. LA is dying a slow death. They don't even make movies here anymore so most of the big actors aren't even working in town.
|by Anonymous||reply 21||02/16/2013|
[quote]Shows like that are best done in NYC. LA is dying a slow death. They don't even make movies here anymore so most of the big actors aren't even working in town.
Where are movies made at now?
|by Anonymous||reply 22||02/16/2013|
|by Anonymous||reply 23||02/16/2013|
[quote]When Meredith left Today, Hoda should have been given the job instead of Ann.
I don't think NBC has anyone that can switch between serious questions and morning-show silliness like Hoda Kotb.
And she's not a 'phobe. She's spoken at the Nat'l Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association, she's played drag volleyball on Rehoboth Beach, and she's got lots of gay friends.
|by Anonymous||reply 24||02/16/2013|
[quote]she's played drag volleyball
This explains SO much.
|by Anonymous||reply 25||02/16/2013|
Is Kathie Lee a phobe?
|by Anonymous||reply 26||02/16/2013|
[Quote]LA is dying a slow death
LA is a far more energetic city than NYC. The LA art world has left it in the dust.
|by Anonymous||reply 27||02/16/2013|
Hoda told Andy Cohen she was pissed off when KLG went to LA the week Hoda's book came out.
She didn't mention that she spent many weeks publicizing KLG's flop musical and going to her meet and greets.
I can see the tension between them every day, KLG is always dissing her. I SO want Hoda to smack her on the air.
|by Anonymous||reply 28||03/02/2013|
[quote]KLG is always dissing her.
She's been dissing Hoda since day 1. I'd like to see Hoda pour a bottle of wine over the bitch's head.
|by Anonymous||reply 29||03/02/2013|
Here's a bunch of clips of Hoda doing newsbreaks when she was just starting out.
If they jettison Lauer from TODAY, she'd be a great replacement.
|by Anonymous||reply 30||03/02/2013|
Why the Hell should Hoda have to relocate for this woman? Is she that powerful? Is she the real White Oprah?
|by Anonymous||reply 31||03/02/2013|
If I were Kathie I would be taking care of my aging hubby full time and let somebody else do the 4th hour with Hoda.
Doesn't she have enough money?
|by Anonymous||reply 32||03/03/2013|
Enquiring mind R32, no one in her family can stand her. If she didn't have a job, she'd have to spend all day being driven around in her town car. No one wants to be around the miserable cunt.
|by Anonymous||reply 33||03/03/2013|
[quote]If they jettison Lauer from TODAY, she'd be a great replacement.
Absolutely!!!!! Hoda is an excellent reporter, interviewer, and anchor.
|by Anonymous||reply 34||03/03/2013|
How sad it is that you are absolutely right. If she acts like that on the air can you imagine how she acts at home.
I remember her first husband Paultalking about how impossible she was to live with.
I think she may have turned him gay. But he denies it. (being gay) Not that anybody can really turn anybody gay but in this case...
Sorry for my non drunken rambling...
|by Anonymous||reply 35||03/03/2013|
[quote]I can see the tension between them every day, KLG is always dissing her. I SO want Hoda to smack her on the air.
|by Anonymous||reply 36||03/03/2013|
I would SO love to see Hoda (Krystle) pull KLG (Alexis) into the lily pond.
|by Anonymous||reply 37||03/03/2013|
Kathie Lee is top billed on this Show
This is Today
With Kathie Lee Gifford
|by Anonymous||reply 38||03/03/2013|
They were sniping at each other a little today too. I think they will end their partnership soon.
|by Anonymous||reply 39||03/07/2013|
KLG was Anita Bryant's personal assistant back in the day.
|by Anonymous||reply 40||03/07/2013|
[quote]LA is a far more energetic city than NYC. The LA art world has left it in the dust.
Thanks for the laugh this morning!
|by Anonymous||reply 41||03/07/2013|
They're painful to watch. Why are they even allowed to do that fourth hour? Blech.
|by Anonymous||reply 42||03/07/2013|
Everyone has a story. Hoda's story is boring.
|by Anonymous||reply 43||03/07/2013|
If KLG were black and Hoda white, you'd worship the wine glass Kathie Lee Gifford holds.
But, Hoda's got dark skin so, she's a DL darling.
And yes, KLG is a tired bitch and a hack.
|by Anonymous||reply 44||03/07/2013|
I loved Hoda before I found this site. Her skin color is immaterial to me.
|by Anonymous||reply 45||03/07/2013|
[quote]Hoda's story is boring.
And that's why she's such a good reporter. The reporter isn't supposed to be the story. A good interviewer knows how to put the entire focus on the guest. That's what Hoda does. That's what Kathie Lee doesn't.
|by Anonymous||reply 46||03/07/2013|
Perhaps KLG knows Hoda out classes her due to her journalist background and dignified manner and snipes at her out of sheer jealousy.
|by Anonymous||reply 47||03/07/2013|
Hoda seems like she is sweet but that bitch Katie Lee acts like she has to be right about everything. Watch it Kathie Lee, your sheet is showing!
|by Anonymous||reply 48||07/15/2013|
It's not the Hoda's story is boring. The truth is that Kathie Lee tells everyone else's business. I don't understand how she has a friend left.
|by Anonymous||reply 49||07/15/2013|
[quote]The truth is that Kathie Lee tells everyone else's business. I don't understand how she has a friend left.
Kathie Lee is friends with the Kardashians, which tells you all you need to know about how classy she is.
|by Anonymous||reply 50||07/15/2013|
Hoda is not attractive enough to be the co-host of the Today Show. (the 7 am version anyway)
|by Anonymous||reply 51||07/15/2013|
Didn't these two use to be lez lovers?
|by Anonymous||reply 52||07/15/2013|
Has anyone ever heard of two or more women working together in show business where there hasn't been a feud? It comes with the estrogen.
|by Anonymous||reply 53||07/15/2013|
I want to see Kathie Lee naked. Has she ever done any nudity in her TV appearances or her Christmas specials?
|by Anonymous||reply 54||07/16/2013|
***makes "drinkie, drinkie" gesture***
|by Anonymous||reply 55||07/16/2013|
Wouldn't it be great to see Hoda just slap Kathie Lee across the face the next time she interrupts.
|by Anonymous||reply 56||07/16/2013|
Dumb old snatches
|by Anonymous||reply 57||07/16/2013|
Hoda doesn't need that no-talent bitch riding her coattails!
|by Anonymous||reply 58||07/16/2013|
Let KLG move, she literally looks down her nose at people, has a stuck up snobby tone when she speaks, is patronizing, condescending and self righteous. She should watch and listen to herself. OMG where are the Today Show Producer's Brains????
|by Anonymous||reply 59||08/29/2013|
Matt Lauer has been taking plenty of time off lately. Is he on his way out?
|by Anonymous||reply 60||08/29/2013|
[quote]A good interviewer knows how to put the entire focus on the guest. That's what Hoda does. That's what Kathie Lee doesn't.
That's correct. Kathie Lee makes every interview about her obnoxious self.
|by Anonymous||reply 61||08/29/2013|
I heard Lauer is one of the candidates to take over host of Jeopardy
|by Anonymous||reply 62||08/29/2013|
I've only seen the show a few times, but what is the point of wine at 10am or whatever? God, I was a hardcore drunk, and I at least waited til 5. Is it just more of a prop?
|by Anonymous||reply 63||08/29/2013|
R62 That would fucking suck.
|by Anonymous||reply 64||08/29/2013|
I can't stand either one of them. What bothers me so much is how NBC and all involw this fiasco and absolute shame poof endorsing boozing it up the way these two sloppy drunken hags. Such an embarrassment to the entite network, but also to themselves. Have they no shame their kids see and hear about their drunk charades?! For God's sake women! Sober up TRY to find thr class you once had...
|by Anonymous||reply 65||02/14/2014|
If Kathie Lee moves to the Wsst Coast, you can be sure that Cody will switch to a college on the East Coast. He thought he was getting away from the bitch by going to California but she doesn't want him to get away.
|by Anonymous||reply 66||02/15/2014|
Move the show to Passages Malibu.
|by Anonymous||reply 67||02/16/2014|
Do they really drink alcohol on the air???
|by Anonymous||reply 68||02/16/2014|
Is Hoda African-American? I never thought of her as black. I guess I've never thought about her race at all. She's just Hoda.
|by Anonymous||reply 69||02/16/2014|
Hoda is Egyptian.
|by Anonymous||reply 70||02/16/2014|
Is the alleged "tension" the reason they drink? Or are they just alcoholics?
|by Anonymous||reply 71||02/16/2014|
Kathie Lee is the big drinker.
|by Anonymous||reply 72||02/16/2014|
It's just schtick. Their drinks just touch their lips, it's supposed to be funny. Kathy Lee is a born again Christian, I doubt alcohol has much place in her real life.
|by Anonymous||reply 73||02/16/2014|
R73 Right. So she named her dogs Chablis and Chardonnay because they sounded like nice names.
|by Anonymous||reply 74||02/16/2014|
[quote]Kathy Lee is a born again Christian, I doubt alcohol has much place in her real life.
|by Anonymous||reply 75||02/16/2014|
Kathie Lee's prom date:
|by Anonymous||reply 76||02/16/2014|
Why is it amusing? Are you saying those glasses of fake drinks get drained during the episode? I've never seen it.
Grape juice. Apple juice.
Just like 80s hair-metal bands downing iced tea filled Jack Daniels bottles on stage. It's a gimmick.
|by Anonymous||reply 77||02/16/2014|
Kathy Lee slept with my daddy!
|by Anonymous||reply 78||02/16/2014|
Kathie Lee is Top Billed
This is Today
With Kathie Lee Gifford
|by Anonymous||reply 79||02/16/2014|
[quote]Why is it amusing?
It's amusing that anyone would think that potty-mouth, smarmy, back-stabbing, KL wouldn't drink just because she claims to be Born Again.
She wrote the book on double entendre.
|by Anonymous||reply 80||02/16/2014|
I heard KL tried to make a move on hoda and was denied. That's why there is soo much tention and lack of on screen chem
|by Anonymous||reply 81||03/13/2014|
Wow. Just stumbled across this today. I can't believe the hatred I hear in these posts. It's not Honda and KathyLee that are the problem in this world its people like the ones who write I to these sites speaking about people they don't know and never will. I feel very sad for those of you who clearly have had a very unhappy life. We all know bullies have been bullied in their own lives. GET HELP!
|by Anonymous||reply 82||11/06/2014|
I hope Honda Kotb becomes her DL name. That shit is funny.
|by Anonymous||reply 83||11/06/2014|
R82 You need to stumble back out of here, post haste.
|by Anonymous||reply 84||11/06/2014|
Is KLG off the show? She has not hosted all month!
|by Anonymous||reply 85||01/27/2015|
|by Anonymous||reply 86||01/27/2015|
I hope she's not taking time off to write another musical.
|by Anonymous||reply 87||01/27/2015|
I am 100% ashamed and embarrassed by the post of the people what is wrong with youjust how bitter and Petty can you all be these women have done nothing to you they do not personally affect your lives unless you tune in to their show and if you dislike it so much watch something else or better yet go get a life I've watched the show since the beginning they're entertaining their humorous they're also generous and well likeable and as far as all the comments you keep making about Kathy Lee I never really knew who Hoda was until she hooked up with Kathy Lee go find a real cause to bitch piss and moan about because the real people of the world do not appreciate your tasteless petty comments Love you KLG and like you Hoda xxoo
|by Anonymous||reply 88||01/28/2015|
just heard Hoda say that Kathy Lee will be returning tomorrow January 29th 2015 Thursday good I was starting to get worried that maybe she got tired of people's bull crap, you should all be ashamed of yourselves all they do is go on here and try to entertain people and you come off with all of this vile crap anyway thrilled to hear you're coming back Kathie Lee all you ungracious people go find a real cause put your bitterness in to improving an actual situation that needs it go clean up your community go recycle something, go do something that matters oh yeah hey world guess what nice matters xxoo
|by Anonymous||reply 89||01/28/2015|
Bless your heart, R88 and R89.
|by Anonymous||reply 90||01/28/2015|
You have to wonder how these people find DL, and then decide to stay and post.
|by Anonymous||reply 91||01/28/2015|
Judging from how drunk she types, I'm betting R88/R89 is KLG herself, drinking a big ol' glass of the Blood Of Christ.
|by Anonymous||reply 92||01/28/2015|
lol its not nice to start trouble kelly ripka.
|by Anonymous||reply 93||01/28/2015|
I wish they'd both move to Wasilla, Alaska.
|by Anonymous||reply 94||01/28/2015|
I bet Hoda want another Japanese.
|by Anonymous||reply 95||01/03/2017|
These women need to get back in the kitchen instead of hosting a show.
|by Anonymous||reply 96||01/03/2017|