Kathie Lee Gifford Wants to Be a Rabbi


Yesterday was Kathie Lee Gifford's sixtieth birthday, and she spent most of her hour of The Today Show talking about other things she'd like to accomplish in her life. The topic of going back to school came up, and Kathie - who happens to be an evangelical Christian - admitted that she wanted to go to Yeshiva University and become a rabbi.Well, other than the fact that an Orthodox Jewish institution wouldn't ordain a female rabbi and that Kathie would technically have to go to Stern … [Read more...]

Paula Deen Invokes God in ‘Today Show’ Mea Culpa

After initially bailing on a scheduled interview with The Today Show, embattled celebrity chef Paula Deen finally sat down with Matt Lauer to try and apologize for her actions over the past few weeks. (In case you just got back from a visit to the wilds of Siberia and missed this story, Deen admitted under oath to having used the N-word and has been fired from the Food Network. Also, how was Siberia? Hope you took a lot of pictures.)At the beginning of the interview, Paula said "I believe … [Read more...]

Anna Duggar Is Pregnant Again, But Michelle Duggar Isn’t


This morning, the entire Duggar family - from mom and dad Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar down to their youngest kids and grandkids - appeared on the Today show. When the family appears on Today it usually means they're announcing a pregnancy, and today was no exception - Anna Duggar, wife of oldest son Josh Duggar, is expecting her third child. The couple, who are choosing all M names for their kids, already have Mackynzie and Michael.While it's great that Anna and Josh are having … [Read more...]

Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar Are Expecting Kid #20


It looks like the name of the Duggar family's TLC reality show will have to change yet again - this time to 20 Kids and Counting. Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar announced on the Today Show this morning that they are expecting their twentieth child in 2012. The family's oldest son, Josh Duggar, is married and has two kids of his own, but the other children still live at home with their parents.While the Duggars seemed elated at the news, not everyone thinks it's a great idea that the couple … [Read more...]