Kathie Lee & Hoda: Whitney Cummings Co-Hosts
She was hungover and needed a drink, but comedienne and actress Whitney Cummings made it to the fourth hour of the Today Show. Cummings was guest co-hosting for Kathie Lee, who is on vacation. Hoda pointed out that there was an unusually large crowd gathered for the 10:00 hour, and Cummings said they were all debt collectors looking for her.
Whitney Cummings got to hold a black-handed spider monkey named Bella. Whitney said that she was the perfect mate and joked that they were trading bacterial infections.
Hoda said you can catch Cummings’ show Whitney Wednesdays at 8, and Cummings also writes for Two Broke Girls. Hoda mentioned that guest host Dule Hill got Kathie Lee and Hoda 5,000 likes on Facebook this week, Anthony Anderson got 7,000 and she challenged Whitney to beat them. Whitney said she can probably only get them some Myspace likes. Have you liked them on Facebook yet?
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Ryan Gosling Break From Acting
Ryan Gosling is taking a break from acting. Whitney said he took a break during the entire movie when he was in Drive. She did like him in Crazy, Stupid, Love but didn’t know why he was so tanned and groomed in it. Whitney joked that Hoda and Ryan look the same from the waist down. Ryan Gosling in reportedly in the running for the 50 Shades of Grey movie.
Hoda asked Whitney what her type of man is, and Whitney said old and rich so they won’t go anywhere.
Taylor Swift: “I Knew You Were Trouble” About Harry Styles
Surprise, surprise – Taylor Swift has another song about a love gone wrong. Swift revealed in an interview that her song “I Knew You Were Trouble” is about Harry Styles from One Direction. Some people thought it was about John Mayer but it’s actually about Styles. Whitney wondered how Styles could be so much trouble considering he’s only 19 and is really still a kid.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Women’s Beauty Peaks At Age 29
A new poll in Allure magazine about women and beauty revealed that a woman’s beauty peaks at 29. It also said that women are the most confident in bed between ages 19 and 29. Hoda and Whitney both disagreed with the poll. Whitney said at 19 you’re just desperate for people to like you and from 19 to 29 you’re not confident.
The poll said men are the most confident from ages 50 to 59.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Plastic Surgery Patients Request Kate Middleton’s Nose
Hoda shared that the nose that everyone wants when they go in for plastic surgery is Kate Middleton’s. They then played a game called “Name That Nose” where they showed celebrity noses and had to guess who the nose belonged to. Nose one was Kathie Lee’s and Hoda knew it right away. Nose two was Tom Cruise, nose three was Barbra Streisand which Hoda guessed, the fourth nose was Owen Wilson which someone shouted from offstage and the last nose was Whitney’s but Whitney guessed that it was Sandra Bullock’s.
iHoda’s Playlist: The Sugarhill Gang “Jump On It”
iHoda’s Playlist song this week was “Jump On It” by The Sugarhill Gang. Hoda asked Whitney if it reminded her of her three years in college.