The Matt Lauer Problem: Hosts Who Forget Their Business Burden – Variety

Variety| Thu Nov 30 13:03:29 EST 2017
Morning-news anchor Matt Lauer and late-night host David Letterman would seem as different as, well, day and night. But their careers recently took on a little similarity. In one of TV’s most bizarre episodes, Letterman in 2009 took to the stage of his “Late Show” on CBS and confessed to the audience that he was fending off an extortion attempt due to the fact that he had engaged in consensual affairs with female staffers on his show. It’s not hard to liken that episode to the current surreal situation in which NBCUniversal now finds itself after firing Lauer in the wake of allegations that he ----- harassed various NBC News employees – though of course there are nuances of difference. Le..

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NEW YORK (AP) — "Today" show host Matt Lauer was fired for what NBC on Wednesday called "inappropriate ----- behavior" with a colleague and was promptly confronted with a publishe....
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Matt Lauer has broken his silence on the ----- harassment and assault claims made against him yesterday. The former Today co-host released the following statement that was read by....
The Hollywood Reporter| Thu Nov 30 04:03:33 EST 2017
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Deadline| Wed Nov 29 04:03:58 EST 2017
Matt Lauer, long-time host of "The Today Show," has been fired for "inappropriate ----- behavior," NBC announced Wednesday morning. The details of the incident have not been annou....
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Deadline| Wed Nov 29 22:04:13 EST 2017
NBC Universal said it fired morning-show veteran Matt Lauer, citing “inappropriate ----- behavior in the workplace” and setting up potential chaos at its venerable — and very lucr....
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - NBC News fired popular “Today” show host Matt Lauer after receiving what it called a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate ----- behavior in....
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