Today Show: August 20 2014
The “Today’s Take” hosts had a fantastic end to the week on August 29 2014. They talked about some news items, looked at some awesome weekend pictures, and had a “Nach-Off,” but the day was really about Arianna Grande. Arianna Grande came by for an interview and a performance, and she even did the weather with Al Roker. It was a really fun day.
Today Show: Ariana Grande, Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie, Joan Rivers, Teacher, Running Wild With Bear Grylls
The hosts started the day by talking about Ariana Grande and how exciting it was that she was there. She brought in a huge crowd. They then talked about some news items including Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s wedding, Joan Rivers’ condition, and a teacher that tweeted horrible things about her students.
Today Show: Ariana Grande Interview
Then Ariana Grande showed up for her interview. She talked about how successful she’s become in the past year and how she sees her family as her inspiration. They even brought her grandma Nona out for her interview, which was adorable. She talked about when she knew Grande was talented.
Today Show: NFL Domestic Violence, Walmart, Memory + Ghostbusters
Willie then talked about some news items including the NFL’s new domestic violence policy, how Walmart is going to set up primary care clinics in some of their stores, how electric currents can actually help boost memory function, and the Ghostbusters 30th anniversary rerelease.
Today Show: Nach-Off + Weekend Pictures
Tamron and Al Roker than had a “Nach-Off” to see who made the best nachos. Tamron was really into and really wanted to win, which she did. Al Roker was less exuberant about the whole thing. They also looked at some weekend pictures of hurricanes, William H. Macy, baseball players, and a tiger.
Today Show: Seared Steak Sandwich Recipe
Tamron and Willie also learned how to make a seared steak sandwich because it’s time to get ready to cook food for the cooler days now that fall’s coming around. They discussed having your steak at room temperature. The chef said that you should even though Tamron said some people thought that brought bacteria.
Today Show: Ariana Grande Performance
Finally Ariana Grande came back to perform “Break Your Heart Right Back” with rapper Childish Gambino, and they did a fantastic job. They had a huge crowd, and the hosts even had some fans come inside so that they could help introduce Ariana Grande for her performance.