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to file the story by 10:00, and so i am not totally panicked yet. >> frank said that i'm on lombardi time, because you to have to be ten minutes early or you are i think it is so rude when you think that your time is more valuable than somebody else's. >> and who is taller or do you both have on shoes? >> allegedly. >> big girl shoes. >> all right. ladies, cook something. >> and should we taub about the g >> oh, my. >> more breaking news on the show. >> this is nbc news and men's health is out, and we agree that john kra ysinski is hot, but
out. our hunkie joseph, our floor director, is there. honey. >> i did. >> how did you do it? >> the boring way ak actually. i ate the way i should and started exercising. moment. >> give it a few more moments. you. we d o day e was a picture of him in hawaii. >> yes. >> and we looked at the before picture, and look at the, uh-huh, and we need the body before. and like >> was there an a-ha moment for you, joseph, when you said i'm going to lose some weight? >> there's the before. >> a few friend of mine who inspired me. they lost weight and then mostly took until i was out of breath tying my shoes. >> but you're not. >> you're a young man. >> you are young. never thought you were heavy. >> thank you. >> we thought you were stocky. >> thank you for that.
>> yeah. >> the figured it was time. if i was going to start it would be now. cute girlfriend. >> we think that our friend friend zach should and our friend kyle michael miller should. >> let's start in the new year. >> let's do a dating thing. >> for the "men's health" guy? what's your twitter handle? >> my name? >> @yosefherzog. >> and i'm running my first half marathon in monor of my mom who is battling multiple myeloma and raising funds for mls. a link on my instagram page. >> you're a really good guy. wonderful. we thought you were hot before but now you're like scalding. >> yeah. burn, baby.
>> meredith viera. cute how he talks about his mom, love that. >> meredith here had some fun at someone's expense in particular, but she showed photos to a bunch of kids. >> mm-hmm. >> and asked the kids is this person naughty or nice based purely on the photos. here's what's happen. >> i'm going to lift up pictures and you tell me naughty or nice >> nice. >> foughty. >> naughty? >> naughty. >> naughty. >> do you know who that is? >> no. >> you don't know. why are you saying naughty? >> because she looks like it. >> she just looks like it. how about this person, naughty or nice. >> nice. >> that's hillary clinton. do you know who that is? >> yes. >> who is that? >> president. >> well, running for president. >> i don't know. >> naughty, naughty, naughty. >> why? >> he looks weird. >> i used to work with that guy. >> oh, my gosh. >> oh, my goodness.
like, i know. >> i feel bad for you. thanks. >> i got over it, honey. it took a lot of therapy. you know what that is? >> it's not fair because it's not his best look during november. >> come on, that was funny. come on. >> oh, gosh. >> they love each other but how funny was that, creepy. >> so glad when it's not me they are picking on, or you. >> okay. >> looks like gwen stefani and blake shelton are going strong. >> yeah. >> gwen tweeted out a christmas message along with a short video of. >> oh. >> like a gif. >> anyway, that's enough. >> i'm -- i'm going to see the ladies' reaction to it? >> yeah. >> ladies. >> what did you think? >> i thought it was sweet. >> blake shelton is fabulous. >> isn't he fabulous. >> fabulous. >> appeals to all of us. >> charming, nice, good heart, >> tall. >> what about her?
supportive of the young talent on that show. i think she's great. >> it's cute. >> how sweet is she? >> she's not what you've heard. >> who? >> susan lucci. >> she an intererica kane. >> by the way, just want to point out as the show is progressing, what's going on with you. >> yosef, his phone is blowing up. >> bring your phone here. >> bring your phone here. >> exciting. >> i can't wait. >> hold on. >> wait, wait, wait. >> oh, my. number? >> he's on twitter. >> password. >> where is it coming. instagram. >> naughty pictures. >> let me tell you. >> let's not -- >> i'm not going to. >> wow. >> oh -- getting a lot. that's a good one. >> yosef. happens. >> going to be a happy holiday for yosef. >> explosion.
>> we want updates. >> thank you. >> all right. sarah palin has taken a joke many times on "snl." >> yeah. >> and now we know that she can dish it out, too. looks like there's a bottle brewing between tina fey and spal >> yeah. >> sarah just released a video spoofing her character. tina's character from "30 rock". >> liz lemon. >> this one is called "31 rock." >> when "31 rock" begins this lemon. >> a tv writer who left the small town for the big city. >> no snow flakes. >> but she's struggling to have it all. >> where's my big gulp? where 's the new page? >> melon, okay. here's what you do. >> the "star wars" didn't actually change cinema. >> there's only one way to find out. >> good for her. >> that was done by a group
playing. that was funny, right? >> and then -- and lindsey graham on the day that he announced that he's -- now he's a page on $31 rock." >> that was timely. i like him by the way. he's feisty. the "new york times" said trends that didn't actually catch on and some of them were like the buns. >> ugh. >> they asked the readers what trends they chose to skip this year and here's a look, and we're going to ring the bell every time we passed on a trend. >> all right. >> so the return of crop tops. >> past. >> face contouring. >> pass. >> not me. >> hoverboards. >> i gave one as a present. does that count as passing. >> harper lee's new book. >> pass. >> snapchat, i didn't, i love that. >> periscope. >> i like it. >> empire. >> love it.
>> unbreakable kimmy schmitz." "star wars, force awakens." >> having a squad like taylor swift. >> we have a squad. >> we're a duo. >> you're right. >> and finally watch me whip. watch me nae-nae. >> the only one i do is face contouring. >> i say i'm using my time more wisely than anybody else out there. >> all right. so "fuller house," the teases are out on netflix, the reboot of "full house with the "and we played that the other day, but this is what the girls from the cast looked like back in 1993, so that's candace cameron bure, jody sweeten and andrea barber. >> all right. >> and here's the new clip from the teaser. >> okay. you already know who it is now watch me whip watch me nae-nae
now watch me whip, watch me nae-nae >> watch me, oh, watch me, watch me. watch me, watch me >> they got the moves. >> the what does whip nae-nae mean. >> means nothing. >> booze day tuesday, sparklers here, a little cocktail. >> prosecco which you love. >> apple cider and cranberry juice, maple sugar and sin mom. >> did you make these for us, giada? >> yeah. >> go to our facebook page and see our step-by-step intrucksal video to see what giada didn't make and other fun holiday cocktails. >> susan lucci is next. she brings "joy" to the big screen. >> and giada is here to bring a meal to your christmas table that feeds all your family and friends. >> look at those two kids getting along.
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>> mother, again! you sit there. are you comfortable? how many times do i have to tell you not to clean it out in the sink? >> well, she thinks it is unlady like to talk about it -- >> direct her power anywhere danica chooses, a hand is the power of danica. >> hello, sweetie. >> i am so thrilled to have been part of the movie to he wor with david orussell who is an amazing director, and i have a they are telling the story of joy mangano, her life story, and her mother, jennifer, she is amazing in every frame and she is amazing. and have virginia madison plays her mother, and she was a
who took refuge in her bedroom and addicted to soaps. and so danica was strong and she would quote danica. >> and live vicariously through her. >> hopefully not so timid. >> and so david said that soap op er opera actors were like athletes, and he chose you because he knew exactly what you could do. >> so generous with the comments. >> and you learned pages and pages and pa the was a lot of volume everyday, and erica cain was so busy and i am so busy that i got the play her. >> and it kept you off of th t m inside of daylight hours, and all of that, but we had a lot to do everyday. and david orussell said that what i ra read in one of the interviews, he said that h
to do and we would just do it. we are ready. >> not what is my motivation? >> and we come in with the motivation, and we know what we are supposed to be doing, because of the nature of the -- i say, like old man river, and si going to be rolling along, and it is going to happen no matter how late you were at the studios the night before. >> and were you able to work with some of the other actors? i got the work with jennifer who is brilliant of course, and also with robert de niro. >> are you pinching yourself? >> yes, virginia madysen is there and bella rosalini. >> and how about bradley cooper? >> i wish i had got a scene with him, but i was admiring his work. >> i bet you were.
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>> we actually got that one. was it a trick question? duh. >> and have you ever realized on christmas eve that you are out of gift wrap, bags, bows? >> yes. >> and we have some help from robin spicer. >> she has been on our affiliate in atlan no and she has ideas for creative homemade wrapping.
robin to the rescue. you don't need anything fancy to make it fabulous, because we will rerecycle and repurpose with pizazz. so i thought of a person who is a word smith or the crossword puzzles, so my sister cheryl is a crossboard addict, and so we wrapped it up with crossword puzzle wrapment and that little center is right off of the milk carton. >> and i lovv host. >> and so i take this and make a figure eight. if it is exhard i'm not doing it. so it is seconds. figure eight, and staple it in the middle and then layer up the figt ur
know it, it is a bow to go. >> and smart here with the kids can color after it. >> yes, the front page, sports section for the sports, anything. and now, egg cartons. >> everybody has gotten them. >> and i have been eating a lot of eggs now, but they are grade a egg friends so i covered them with heresy kisses and filled it with candy, and is so it is is a lot of fun, but th are getting involved now. they are telling you how they are going to be wrapping so you take out the scraps, and this year, get all of the scraps before somebody throws them out. >> yes. >> and you can see how pretty it s is is. and i'm wild about the cardboard pap paper, a soy put a beautiful piece of jewelry in here, and now i am going to be taking the tisch tissue, and wrap it up in style with the tissue paper, and one, two, three, four, five, and then tie the edges like here, and you
and tie them with the bows, and that is really simple. scraps, and you have it. and you could use a dish towel. >> yes, that is a nice hostess gift. gift. >> and tucked in the end, an c roll up a tee shirt or sweets. cash -- cash goes great there. >> and who doesn't like cash. >> and now me. and i love this one. literally straight out of the sock drawer. you want the try it and help me.e sock, and put it around the wine bottle. and look, one, two, three, and you have got it. and then wha t is to just add a few bows around the top, and one, two, three. >> and what is somebody going to to do with the one sock? >> well, are r wine that you love so much, because i know that you have the favorite wine. >> yes, we do. >> and the fact is that the other sock had a hole in it, and you only had one sock left. >> all right, all right, robin. okay.
>> well, marshmallows and dip them in the colors, and they will make perfect polka dots. >> you have to hold it down, hoda. >> and now you can see the finished product, and the kids love it. they will have so much fun. >> and make sure they don't eat it. >> you eat one, and stamp one. >> and don't mix them up. >> like a st tt is so much fun. >> and i alternated colors and took a little bit. >> she took more time. >> and a second more than you did. and this is my favorite wap of all time, and try this. now, watch me. take the corners of the ban dan dana and pull them up to the top. right. a now, you can see that we have four corners, and take a rubberband. kathie lee, you are a pro at this. and take a rubber band and put it on the top, and watch robin here with a simple way t
pockets, and guess what we are going to do? >> we are going to be puttin it. >> yes. pretzel sticks, and candies and treats and sweets. this is called the the ban dan dana wrap, one, two, three, and then they can repurpose it. one, two, three, cute. >> thank you, robin. >> and if you are a pitch perfect fan, we have a group here with perfect pitch. >> ty are a college group the vanderbilt melodores. zack. turning it on now.
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>> and our contributor giada de laurentiis is here. >> this is kishgs mbo kishgs mbocca squash. >> people were getting confused. >> and what kind of beef? tenderloin. >> oh, no, it is too expensive, a tenderloin. >> i like tenderloin. e the cheaper kind, and that is what i use. >> what is it, the butt? what part is cheap? >> this is hoda's butt here, and we have cut it up and seasoned it. >> what kind is it? >> chuck. well, you can use ground meet if wanted to, but then you want
it matches. you could use a tri-tip if you wanted to. >> you want to cook it slow and everything is going to melt and be tender. moving on to hoda's butt. >> okay. >> and then you season it with a little bit of salt and flour, thick thickness to the stew. >> dump it, hoda. dump it, hoda. i'm trying. >> and we will brown it. you brown it for a couple of minutes. >> you don't cook it all of the way through. >> no, because the slow cooker is going to do it for you. >> oh, you are goio be putt in the slow cooker. >> this is something to do and then leave. >> forget about it. >> yes. this is the squash situation. i like the two together, because it is nice this time of the year, and very comforting. so this is a squash, but you could use acorn or butternut or
and you need a really sharp peeler, guys. and if not, you can a knife and just chop it off. but you want to have a nice, well, it is going to be sitting up nicely on its own. >> in a perfect world. >> well, you don't want it to roll around or you will cut your finger finger. >> cut that ba and it can take some force and you can buy this already done. some grocery sto it up for you and make life easy. >> and what is this? >> well, i forgot. no no, no, i forgot to add the onions and the and the thyme and the rosemary. >> okay. i will do that >> and ycook, and do this. >> okay. i got distracted with this. >> okay. >> and you move the meat over to dexwlaz the pan. >> and that is the flavor. >> you see that nice brown stuff? >> yes.
that is why you want to brown the meat first or you won't get that flavor. i take marsala wine or beef stock. >> yes. >> and scrape it and clean the pan so you don't have to clean it later, and then you take all of these ingredients. n the slow cooker. >> yes. >> careful. >> you don't want to wear it for day? no, i don't. nice. >> and a get all of the bits in there. >> okay. i'm getting as many as i can. >> and then we are going to be that. >> beef broth. >> and what about the tomatoes, and sun dried tomatoes, and squash, and put the lid on it, hours. then we come back here, and this is great, and people love the slow cooker. >> look. >> look at this. >> has some bread with it. how delicious. and this is a nice meal.
>> okay. let's try it. >> for the hot stuff. >> and i'm going to dunk a and it is pretty the. >> and it falls apart. >> and the meat should fall ap apart, and after four hours up to eight h t meat should fall apart. >> hmm. >> and the only thing that we are missing guys -- >> the glass of wine. >> i mean, really, this needs a glass of wine. >> and you can find this delicious stew recipe at today.com/food. >> hey, gather around, because we have a great song here with the vanderbilt before there could be a nation, there had to be people willing to fight for it, to take on the world's greatest challenges, whatever they might be. so, the u.s. army masters not only tactics and strategy, but also physics and chemistry. we make battle plans and create breakthroughs - in medicine, science and engineering. our next mission could be
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>> we are giving these away after they raised $130,000 in toys and merchandise and we are so excited to present, because they arecute. yes, awesome. >> and now, you have major things going on in your career s s. >> yes, mackenzie is a big singer, right? >> yes, i just released my single "sleigh ride" my christmas song. >> number one on itunes, right? >> yes. >> and mattie? >> i just wrapped up filming "my book of henry." and i was exciting. >> who are these people? >> well, they have been raised parents, and very polite, and i love that. merry christmas, and we are pekting great things from you guys.
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