Kathie Lee and Hoda with The Scoop
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb talked The Scoop on The Today Show about everything from Savannah Guthrie being officially named new co-host of The Today Show to Kourtney Kardashian gives birth to baby girl to a study concerning Sunday depression and much more.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Shout Out From Flo Rida
Flo Rida performed on The Today Show on July 6 2012 and during his interview after his performance, he gave a shout out to Hoda Kotb, which she was ecstatic about.
Today Show: Savannah Guthrie Officially Named New Co-Host
Savannah Guthrie was officially named the new co-host on The Today Show, replacing Ann Curry. Guthrie joined The Today Show in 2007 as a Legal Analyst and quickly moved up to a co-host for the 9:00 hour. Kathie Lee Gifford said she’s so honest and very real and they love her around here.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Wimbledon Winners
Roger Federer beat hometown hero Andy Murray for his seventh Wimbledon title in the Mens Final on July 8 2012. Murray was the first Brit to be a finalist in 76 years. Murray won the first set, lost the second set and there was a rain delay, but in the end Federer won. Serena Williams won the Ladies Final and her and her sister, Venus Williams, won the Womens Doubles Final.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Kourtney Kardashian Gives Birth To Baby Girl
Kourtney Kardashian gave birth to a baby girl, Penelope Scotland Disick, on July 8 2012. This is the second child for her and boyfriend, Scott Disick.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Ernest Borgnine Dead At 95
Ernest Borgnine, best known for his roles on McHale’s Navy and Marty, died on July 8 2012 at the age of 95. Hoda Kotb said he had a beautiful life and touched so many people.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Sunday Depression
Kathie Lee and Hoda shared a study that showed people start to get depressed on Sundays because of having to go to work the next day. The study said at 4:13 pm is when most people start to get depressed. The study said that 40% of people said that Sunday nights are full of anxiety of what they have to do at work on Monday. It also said that 75% of people don’t even leave their house on Sundays.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Everyone Has A Story Winner
Kathie Lee and Hoda announced the latest winner of the “Everyone Has A Story” contest. The newest winner is Molli Serrano, a triathlete from Delray Beach, FL, and mother of twin 8-year-olds. In 2011, Serrano was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Two weeks after surgery she was back on her bike. Serrano is in remission now and training to do an Ironman soon. She will join the ladies in the studio on Thursday.
Kathie Lee & Hoda’s Fan Of The Week
Kathie Lee and Hoda announced their Fan of the Week, Steve Peacock from Selma, IN. His favorite segment is Guys Tell All and he thinks he can teach their man-panel a thing or two. Peacock also gets a kick out of the photos people send in. He is a military veteran and wins a trip to Washington, DC.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Caloric Cuvee Wine Glasses Review
For her Favorite Thing, Hoda Kotb brought in Caloric Cuvee Calorie Counting Wine Glasses. These wine glasses have a calorie counter on the side to determine how many calories of wine you are drinking. As it counts up, the very top line said “Who Cares.” That’s what most people think when drinking wine!
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Rockwell Tharp Boots Review
For her Favorite Thing, Kathie Lee Gifford brought in Rockwell Tharp boots. She was at a benefit and all the proceeds from the boot sales went to Child Health. The boots are $399.