Why was Ann Curry fired? Was it at Matt Lauer's behest? Or due to Today's struggling ratings perhaps? According to New York Times reporter Brian Stelter, it was far more simple than that: Curry, frankly, "wasn't good at the job."
Matt Lauer is staying positive in the midst of all the controversy surrounding Today.
"It's been an interesting year, no question about it," he told Jay Leno on The Tonight Show Thursday.
The man who was carjacked by Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev says he doesn't know why the two suspected Boston Marathon bombers didn't kill him.
In an interview with Today's Matt Lauer, the victim, who used the name "Danny" to protect his identity, opened up about the harrowing night that ended with a police firefight that killed Tamerlan and wounded Dzokhar. When asked why he believes he wasn't killed, Danny simply said he didn't know.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev formally charged in connection with Boston Marathon bombing
Matt Lauer is taking all the recent reports and jabs at his character in stride.
The Today host — who has been getting bashed in the press, including rumors that Anderson Cooper may replace him — decided to poke fun at himself while...
Could Hoda Kotb also be leaving Today?
The Today co-host, who...