Kathie Lee and Hoda with The Scoop
The Today Show had Kathie Lee and Hoda with The Scoop and they talked about everything from average price left by Tooth Fairy, restaurants charging more during peak hours, author caught writing rave reviews on his own book and Friday Funny.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Average Amount Left By Tooth Fairy
When your kids lose their teeth, how much money do you put under their pillow? The average cost is $3 from the Tooth Fairy. Kathie Lee said she doesn’t remember how much, but she gave them more for their first tooth. Hoda said some parents go crazy and leave like $10 or $20 and it is ridiculous.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Author Gives Himself Good Reviews
R.J. Ellory, author of A Simple Act of Violence, was caught posting positive reviews of his own work on Amazon. He wrote in one review: “A modern masterpiece.” He was outed by his fellow crime writer Jeremy Duns. Kathie Lee said it is one thing to put the glowing reviews about yourself, but he posted really negative reviews for his competitors and that is just not right. Hoda said he did fess up, but said people do it all the time.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Broadway On Broadway Review
Broadway On Broadway takes place at 11am on September 9 2012 and Kathie Lee is hosting it this year in Times Square. It is absolutely free and you can see performances from Scandalous and Mamma Mia! and many others.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Restaurants Charging More At Peak Hours
When it is peak time for restaurants, many restaurants are considering raising the prices at peak hours. Hoda said you can get the same steak at a higher price at 8 p.m. compared to an earlier time.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Restaurants Keeping Log Of Customers
Restaurants are now keeping track of what you order and more. They know your preferences and they record them. Hoda said they also record if you are a good tipper or not and they may put you at a crummy table.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Top Five Most Hated Pet Names For Women
When your husband or boyfriend calls you this, women just hate it. The Top Five are:
- Sweet Cheeks
- Baby Doll
- Baby Girl
Hoda said she likes babe, but hates the names like sweet cheeks that make you sound fat.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Friday Funny
Time for Kathie Lee to share the Friday Funny: Have you ever heard the saying that marriage is like a deck of cards? In the beginning all you need is two hearts and a diamond, but by the end you wish you had a club and a spade.