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new world order? inside the fierce battle to be in the trump inner circle. is rudy giuliani the next secretary of state? laura ingraham, the next white house press secretary? and what about the backlash against top advisor steve bannon who one conservative is now calling terrifying. president obama side-stepping the issue. >> it will be up to him to set up a team that he thinks will serve him well and reflect his policies. >> who is in and who is out? we'll ask top trump advisor kellyanne conway. excellent target. isis puts out the call for followers to attack next week's thanksgiving day parade in new york in its propaganda magazine.
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reassuring millions of potential spectators they are prepared. home for the holidays? one of the subjects of the popular netflix documentary "making a murderer" ordered released from prison. how his own confession could ultimately set him free. and who will it be? "people" magazine set to crown its its" sexist man alive" "today," tuesday, november 15th, 2016. good morning, everybody. welcome to "today" on a rainy tuesday. don't worry, there is always next we are for sexiest man alive. >> no, no, i'll keep my fingers crossed. >> i watched the four topics you just talked about in the open and i can't get no satisfaction because you left out one of my favorites today. >> i know.
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like to call them, mick, keith, charlie and ronnie, take us on a exhibition that covers their 50 years of music. this is the first day of al's "today's turkey trot." he will go all around the country and surprise folks with different themes. we don't even know where al is right now. >> i have no idea. >> stones, turkey trot. stones, turkey trot. we some controversy surrounding president-elect donald trump. does he want security clearances for his own children and son-in-law? our political team has that covered and we're going to talk about all of this with trump's former campaign manager kellyanne conway in a moment. but first, nbc national correspondent peter alexander is at the white house. >> reporter: hey, savannah, matt, good morning. nbc news has confirmed that the trump team had inquired whether it would be possible and legal for president-elect trump's adult kids to have security clearances during the
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it would have been unprecedented. would be unprecedented for those clearances to be extended to the president's children. late monday though a trump transition official said that no request was made and said that one is not likely to be coming. this all comes just hours after president obama called on americans to unite behind his successor urging them to give him a chance. president obama this morning touching down in greece leaving in his wake a trail of take-aways about the president-elect. >> campaigning is different from governing. i think he recognizes that. >> reporter: the president refusing to criticize his successor but warning of unique obstacles ahead. >> this office has a way of waking you up and those aspects of his positions or predispositions that don't match up with reality, he will find shaken up pretty quick. >> reporter: mr. president obama's take on trump. >> i don't think he is ideological.
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>> reporter: with trump's team now revving up its efforts to fill husband cabinet, there is growing backlash over one of his first presidential picks, chief strategist steve bannon. house minority leader nancy pelosi slamming the former executive of the ultra conservative breitbart news branding him a "white nationalist." most republicans staying silent. but conservative commentator glenn beck calls him terrifying. >> steve bannon wants to burn it down. he's a nightmare and he's the chief a >> reporter: still, trump's team is defending the choice highlighting bannon's degrees from georgetown and harvard. >> i find him to be a very, very decent, very good, extremely smart man. >> reporter: new this morning, a member of trump's transition team tells nbc news both rudy giuliani and john bolton, former ambassador to the u.n., will definitely have top jobs. >> well, first all, i won't be attorney general. >> reporter: with giuliani
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being secretary of state. also on deck, press secretary. on top contenders, conservative talk show host. laura ingraham. >> i'm honored to be considered for that job and other jobs. we'll see whapt happens. >> reporter: deliberations are heating up. today the list of names likely whittled down with president-elect trump and vice president-elect pence set to meet today at trump tower revealing candidates for federal points. >> peter alexander at the white house, thank you. kellyanne conway donald trump's campaign manager. kellyanne, nice to see you. good morning. >> hi, matt, hi, savannah. >> we've been talking about how many questions we have for you so let's see how many we can get through. we'll test your poker face on some of this. we have reporting now that somewhere in the transition team someone has reached out to inquire about possible security clearances for donald trump's adult children and his son-in-law. is it true and why would it be necessary? >> i am not intimately aware of that particular line of
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made very informally and that's all i know. >> but if his adult children are going to carry on running the family business, why would they even need a security clearance? >> well, we are filled with questions in the trump transition and that's just very logical. i know everybody's very concerned about security. which is a slightly separate matter. but at the same time, i'm sure that the trump children will be there to support their father in informal capacities and i think among many that are made when folks are transitioning into a new administration for the trump family, a new city. >> i don't know if you heard the president's news conference yesterday but it seemed like he was trying to send a message, give mr. trump a chance to do this job. >> yes. >> he also said his own impression of mr. trump was that he was not really ideological but more pragmatic and practical and that that might serve him well. do you agree with that assessment? did the president have it right? >> i agree with president
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completely, and i am very thrilled that the president would tell the country that because it is an important voice to have out there right now, savannah, as we try to have a peaceful transition and form a new government. i was very classy of president obama and i think incredibly perceptive. those who spend a little bit of time beyond the caricatures, beyond the ridicule and get to know donald trump and listen to his message will come to a singular conclusion. it is very important to us that the sitting president would see president-elect trump in that regard. we have the same thing with vice president-elect pence. we got an overwhelming response from the electorate. >> poker face time. rudy giuliani. is he going to be secretary of state? >> he could be. he certainly is a very close advisor of president-elect trump's. i spoke at that same ceo council for the "wall street journal" last night where he just showed rudy on camera. the mayor has enormous skill
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i'll leave it. >> let's talk about steve bannon. as you know -- we talked about this with reince priebus yesterday. there is some controversy surrounding him. you heard glenn beck has called him terrifying and a nightmare. obviously democrats aren't thrilled, they say he is a white nationalist. but beyond that, here is my question. i know you guys have said this is his resume, this is his experience. he is, however, something of an unknown quantity. i mean there aren't a lot of interviews. he hasn't spoken very much. have you given any thought to having him speak or do reassure people that this person who has the president's ear isn't as scary as being portrayed? >> i promise you, he's not as scary and he is as brilliant a tactician and our campaign general, frankly, on the field as everyone is also saying, savannah. i know him well. i work hand in glove with him. i feel that these charges are very unfair. in terms of him being a public face of the campaign, that's a decision that we've made
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with him and others. believe me. but at the same time, you have to realize, i get a lot of credit for managing this campaign and that's nice, but we were a very solid team focused, cohesive, and, frankly, very much in agreement with the strategy. he was a big part of that. and so you see the fruits of his labor. over 300 electoral votes. 69 of the 99 state legislative chambers, majority of house and senate that's also republican. this man believes in president-elect trump's vision and is he there to support his vision. not everybody wants to be a public face. not everybody is asked to do that on behalf of the president-elect. >> kellyanne, we just introduced you as donald trump's former campaign manager. if you're joining us on this show two weeks from now, how will we introduce you? >> kellyanne conway, who's very happy that president-elect trump was elevated to this position.
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and president-elect trump has been incredibly generous in discussing that with me. i could tell you, matt and savannah -- i'm sure a lot of your viewers can relate -- i didn't see mom of four young children in any of the job descriptions. i am trying to navigate my best and highest use professional, along with the personal demands on my time and my life. >> fair enough. kellyanne conway, thanks for your time this morning. >> thank you for having me. let's turn back to what the president had to say duringt he kicked off his final foreign tour as well today starting his day in greece. nbc's white house correspondent kristen welker has more. kristen, good morning to you. >> reporter: savannah, good morning to you. as president obama's final foreign trip gets under way, he and hillary clinton are urging democrats to keep fighting, even as they find themselves in their weakest position in eight years. there is also acknowledgement there may have been some mistakes and missteps that
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in his first post-election news conference, president obama urging democrats not to give up, even in the face of their devastating defeat. >> i think the democrats should not waver on our core beliefs and principles. he weighed in on what went wrong. >> i won iowa not because the demographics dictated that i would win iowa. it was because i spent going to every small town and fair and fish fry and vfw hall. >> reporter: some democrats believe hillary clinton didn't spend enough time reaching out to white working class voters in places like iowa and ohio. voters who ultimately swept donald trump into the white house. >> i believe that we had better ideas, but i also believe that good ideas don't matter if
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>> reporter: in a call with the democratic national committee, the president acknowledged the loss was extra tough because it was unexpected and said he's told his white house team "you're allowed to mope for a week and a half. maybe two, if you really need it. but after that, we got to brush ourselves off and get back to work." and in two separate calls to house and senate democrats, clinton acknowledged she's still heartbroken but said "we can't be distracted or diverted in the fights ahead." who will lead the party now? a fight i u former vermont governor howard dean who once held the position is in the race. and on monday, minnesota congressman keith ellison, a progressive, threw his hat into the ring. >> my vision is to focus our attention on strengthening the grassroots, put our priority on voter turnout. >> reporter: for the president whose time in office is about to end, the focus is on the future. >> as i've told my staff, we should be very proud that their work has already ensured that
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car n car's in pretty good shape. >> reporter: president obama also told the dnc he's still fired up and ready to go. as for hillary clinton, she will attend her first public event since the election right here in washington, d.c. tomorrow when she accepts an award from the children's defense fund which is where she used to work. matt? savannah? >> kristen welker in washington, thank you. now to this alarming story we mentioned at the top of the show. isis calling next day's thanksgiving day parad target. >> the terror group's message appeared in the latest edition of a propaganda magazine and featured a photo of the iconic parade. city officials say there is no specific threat. john miller, the nypd's deputy commissioner intelligence and counterterrorism, looking to re-assure potential spectators. >> we do get calls. we run those leads down. to date, nothing that we found overly concerning.
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several years now to stop potential attacks on the parade. also this morning, we are mourning the loss of one of our own. award winning journalist gwen ifill. she died on monday at the age of 61 after a battle with cancer. gwen was one of the most respected people in our industry, breaking gender and racial barriers. during her career, we're proud to say she was a part of our nbc family. nbc's harry legacy. >> our lead tonight is news that we hoped we would if he ever have to report. our managing editor, my co-anchor, and dear friend, gwen ifill, died earlier today after an almost year-long battle with cancer. >> reporter: her career was forged at newspapers like "the washington post" and "new york times." it was clear from all who watched her that gwen ifill was destined to occupy an important place in american journalism. >> nbc political correspondent
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reporter's reporter. >> democrats are scared. they've been scared for a long time but this is their worst nightmare. >> reporter: we saw it first land at the "today" show when gwen worked at nbc. >> but senators don't really want any more witnesses. all they want is a way to end this trial sooner than later. >> reporter: her friend and nbc news colleague, pete williams, struggled yesterday as he spoke about her. >> gwen was a dear friend, a former nbc colle. pardon me. gwen would want me to get this together. >> reporter: co-anchoring the news hour on pbs with judy woodru woodruff, hosting "washington week." >> we welcome governor palin and senator biden. >> reporter: the moderator of important political debates. gwen ifill shattered racial and gender ceilings and on camera was never anything but unflappable, fair, and, oh, so
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citizens but she also inspired tomorrow's journalists. she was an especially powerful role model for young women and girls who admired her integrity, her tenacity and her inletellec. harry smith, nbc news. >> when i first heard this yesterday, a word that came to mind initially, in addition to a great journalist, an amazing journalist, she was a lovely person. she was lovely. >> whether you soo he be she was so gracious and so quick to offer friendship. she was a mentor to so many. whether you knew hr or you didn't, she was rooting for you. i think that's why so many people are just heartbroken. she was one of a kind. >> our condolences go out to gwen's family and friends. let's bring in mr. roker. >> he's on the road this morning. al, good morning. where in the world is al roker? >> i'll tell you, we're in maryland. i'll also tell you that the thing i remember about gwen was
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it lit up a room and you were enveloped in her warmth. we will miss her. but we are in maryland and we are on the first full day of "today's turkey trot." we are somewhere in maryland where we are going to surprise some unsuspecting person who loves their favorite celebrity chef who we have in this bus! it's going to be big. we can't wait to show you. but first we have to tell you about the fact that air quality is really bad just here. over seven states under some sort of air quality advisory because of over 30 wildfires with more than 100,000 acres burning. and there's no relief in site. some of these fires are only 10% contained because of all the drought conditions we've had from nashville, into charlotte, up into virginia and down into georgia. the air quality is a mess and it is going to continue right now because of those hazy, unhealthy air quality conditions from all that smoke.
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at this -- no rain. atlanta's gone almost a month without any appreciable rain. birmingham, 57 days and the drought continues there. it's been very warm. in fact, october was the third warmest october on record across the country. it is now the second warmest year from january 1st to october 31st on record and with november's warmth that we have been seeing, we could get up all the way to number one. you can see that warmth is going to continue today but we will see some get on to the latter part of the
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>> wren: showers are likely for us today. we're already seeing that this morning, but that will steinbrenner phi as we make our way into the mid-morning hours. pockets of heavy rain. the risk for severe weather looks low. our main concern will be localized urban street flooding as well as coastal flooding. we have an advisory this effect from 10:00il a mild workman week ahead. >> okay. you know what? i'm going to let you know who is in the bus. ladies and gentlemen, today's celebrity chef -- mr. bobby flay. >> nice bus, al. i'm going back to bed. >> bobby slept in there all night. we spooned. it was magical. >> spooned. i get it. little culinary term there. >> well, say hi to bobby for us.
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coming up, on a much more serious note, a georgia father convicted of murder after locking his own son in a hot suv. this morning, his ex-wife's emotional response to that verdict. and, trading places. an inside look at how donald trump's personal life will change when he moves into the white house. but first on a tuesday morning,
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7:30 now on a tuesday morning. it is the 15th day of november, 2016. still dark out there. we've got rain in the area. we say hi to our friends under umbrellas out on the plaza. here's a look at what's ma an ohio state university student has been arrested for pushing an anti-trump protester down the stairs during a rally on campus. the 24-year-old was charged with a misdemeanor charge i assault. the student has been suspended indefinitely. a georgia father was found guilty of murder in the hot car death of his 22-month-old son. justin ross harris showed little emotion as the verdict was read. last night his ex-wife reacted
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"so-called justice will never bring back my son. nothing will ever take that pain away and nothing will ever feel worse than living with the knowledge that his pain and death could have been prevented." and just in time for the busy holiday rush, a new screening process is being used at two terminals at chicago's o'hare airport. the so-called innovation lanes use automated belts and 3-d technology to scan bags. passengers will reportedly move 30% faster. want to tell you in a new major development in a case made popular by "making a murderer," a netflix documentary. joe fryar is in los angeles with more. >> reporter: good morning. a judge overturned the murder conviction in august. now that same judge has ordered his release from prison while prosecutors appeal. "making a murderer" shined a bright light on this 11-year-old
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home by thanksgiving, if not sooner. >> reporter: nearly a decade after he was sentenced to life behind bars, he could soon be a free man. at least for now. his attorneys say this holiday season our food will taste all the sweeter because we know that for the first time in ten years, brendan will be celebrating in freedom with his family. >> this is a huge headline. this almost never happens, especially for a case this old. >> reporter: he was a teenager when he confessed to helping his uncle steven photographer in 2005. the case was featured in "making a murderer," a ten-part netflix documentary that raised questions about those convictions, especially the taped interrogation by police. >> be honest. you went inside, didn't you? >> yeah. >> you went in the trailer? >> "making a murderer" has been such a revelation for brendan's case because for the first time in ten years, he's finally
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>> reporter: his attorneys say the confession was coerced and in august a federal judge overturned his conviction citing his intellectual deficits and ruling detectives repeated promises to him and exploited the absence of an adult by repeatedly suggesting they were looking out for his interests. on monday, that same judge ordered his release saying the state failed to demonstrate that dassey represents a present danger to the community. >> usually when an old conviction is overturned, it is because there is no evidence or the real killer is today we knew in the original case. >> reporter: wisconsin's attorney general is appealing dassey's overturned conviction and is now filing an emergency motion hoping to keep him in prison. authorities have also questioned the document saying it doesn't share all the facts. >> a lot of the things were taken out of chronological order. >> reporter: but the filmmakers stand behind their work and one of their subjects could be walking out of prison any day
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not commented on the judge's order. dassey's brother says he is ecstatic. if released, he will be supervised by federal probation officers, can't get a passport or firearm, and no contact with steven avery who is still serving a life sentence. >> joe fryar in los angeles, thank you very much. let us go back down to al in maryland. he is kicking off "today's" turkey trot. hi, al. >> reporter: hey, guys. you guys were just talking to joe fryar. look at this. woo-hoo! "today's turkey trot" makes us do crazy things. all right. here's the deal. we're talking fall, but we might be looking at our first winter storm of the season. it is going to be pushing in wet weather making its way through the pacific northwest. so far we're really down where -- we should be about 7.7% of the country covered with
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this year? zip. well, here comes the big storm making its way into the pacific northwest. it will be coastal rain reaching the rockies by some time late tonight, into tomorrow. and then through friday, look at this. we could be looking at some places from northern minnesota, into the rockies, upwards of a foot or snow or more as we >> wren: showers are likely for us today. we're already seeing that this morning, but that will steinbrenner phi as we make our way into the mid-morning hours. the risk for severe weather looks low. our main concern will be localized urban street flooding as well as coastal flooding. we have an advisory this effect from 10:00 until 2:00 this afternoon. a mild workman week ahead. this is >> get that weather any time you need it. check out the weather channel on cable. guys, bobby flay has already
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going to surprise our first "today's turkey trot" victim. >> i don't know we want to call them a victim. >> okay. okay. i'll come up with a different word. >> okay, good. al, thank you. coming up, remember this massive sinkhole that swallowed up an entire street last week? you will want to see what it looks like now. all right, but first, how donald trump's new normal in the white house will current life over in trump tower. we'll talk about that hey, i'm paul. and i used to ask if you could hear me now with verizon... not anymore. i'm with sprint now because guess what? it's 2016 and every network is great. in fact, sprint's reliability is now within 1% of verizon. and sprint saves you 50% on most verizon, at&t and t-mobile rates. so, i switched to sprint. and millions more have too. can you hear that?
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he's become used to living in a certain style. >> so how will things change for him when he moves into the white house? we'll go back to nbc's peter alexander for more on that part of the story. peter, good morning again. >> reporter: hey, matt and savannah. for president-elect trump, it will be a unique transition, i think that's clear. from ceo and celebrity to commander in chief almost overnight taking him from midtown manhattan to his new residence here in the heart of the nation's capital. >> reporter: donald trump the plane, the properties, the gold. his is a brand built on glamour and excess. >> even my enemies say that this is like unbelievable. even the enemies. >> reporter: how does his current life on fifth avenue compare to his future one at 1600 pennsylvania avenue? trump is the first president-elect to own a private jet, helping fuel the campaign that took off. the billionaire bought his custom 757 in 2011. his prized possession showcased
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>> here we are in mr. trump's pillow. >> reporter: a theater system. even buckling up has its privileges. >> you'll notice the seatbelts as well as everything else are 24-karat gold plated. >> reporter: still, in terms of space, the jump to air force one will be a first class upgrade. a boeing 747 air force one holds 102 passengers instead of 43. it has a wingspan of 194 feet inea with 4,000 square feet of space on three levels. so imprels issiimpressive, it's outgoing presidents say they'll miss most. >> well, air force one is really nice. i don't miss flying commercial. taking your shoes off and all that. >> reporter: back on the ground, trump is trading in style for strength. his extravagant car collection that includes a 2003 mercedes-benz slr mclaren like this one.
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replace that with the presidential limo also known as "the beast." an 8-ton mobile fortress equipped with eight-inch thick doors along with an intimidating arsenal of weapons and other accessories. as for his upcoming change of address, trump's already used to working where he lives, in trump tower. a private elevator takes him from his penthouse on the 58th to his office on the 26th. over at the white house, the oval office is just a residence. while his three-story residence overlooks central park, his new home in the nation's capital has six levels offering a picturesque view of the sprawling south lawn. the white house also boasting. 35 bathrooms. up from trump's reported 33. trump's go-to getaway may also change. from his 20-acre mar-a-lago estate in florida to the sprawling 200 acres at maryland's camp david.
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and its lack of privacy. the trumps say that won't be an issue. >> are you both prepared for this? >> we are used to it. yes. >> i will say it is on a different scale though. because i've had a lot but i've never had anything like this. >> you won't be able to walk down the street. >> i didn't do that for two years already. so it will just continue. it's another level, but it will continue. >> for what it's worth, ivanka trump predicts her ex-husband will continue to vacation at palm beach prorperty, mar-a-lag. she recently told "the washington post" donald is like a good french wine. he doesn't like to be moved and traveled. >> although there is still a lot of talk, he is going to spend a lot of time here in new york and that's generating a lot of headlines in the local papers about traffic. coming up, ryan reynolds on what he says caused him to have
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welcome back. ca tamron is in the orange room with some very exciting news this morning. >> yes. you know, savannah, i love the smile on your face. matt, you know what? you can smile for this as well -- >> i'm all in. >> you're in? because "people" of course getting ready to reveal sexiest man alive. to help us with the big announce many, joined by the senior west coast writer, julie jordan. i've been privy to learn who the sexiest man alive is. we were talking about this fellow because he's someone that
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love, too. >> right. there's something about him that people just gravitate towards. he's a good person. he's a huge heart. he's a big guy but he has an even bigger heart. >> if you looked at this silhouette, he's a big guy. he's much bigger than this. dwayne "rock" johnson. why did you pick him this year? >> professional, he's had an amazing year. he to hollywood. he is the highest paid actor in the world now. he has "rock the troops" helping military families. sweet, smart, sculpted. but he melts our heart when he talks about his kid. >> he does. he has millions and millions of fans and they say that the thing he gets most is that you are just as nice as i thought you were.
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>> we have an exclusive clip from the "ellen" show. >> is there anybody you'd like to thank and will the transition be easy from the last sexy man to you? >> i think the transition is going to be easy. yes. i can tell you now that what this means is i still have to drive in my pick-up truck and change jasmine's diapers but now i'm just still the sexiest man alive. >> yes, you are. >> there you have it. the full interview "ellen." other things "people" magazine has done this year, you've worked with twitter to create a special emoji of the rock's flexing. we got to get to this other good part. fathers and sons. our own lester holt! and his son, stefan. look at that! >> 1981, the mustache. look at that. >> lester with the your stache. keeping it hot and fresh.
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gather around. and you know what else i'm thinking? lights! some help. got it! and the ornaments might take a little bit more time. but we're gonna get it just right. what do you think bullseye? [ bark ] ok, let's do this! hey! hows this look? hmm? whoa! what do ya think? it's like you... it's like you read my mind! ? ? trot. coming up on "today's turkey
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>> sarah: good tuesday morning, everybody. that's a live look at braintree. wren clair has a live lack at your forecast. >> wren: notoo mostly cloudy skies. quite the turnaround from yesterday's temperatures in the mid-60s. soggy today, cooler temperatures topping out in the low 60s. showers pushing in from our south, and that trend will continue as we head to the mid-morning hours, possibly intensifying. heavy rain possible at time,ial by the late morning hours into the afternoon. we have a coastal flood advisory in effect from 10:00 until 2:00 p.m. >> sarah: now to your stop stories. a brand-new house in dartmouth,
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was burned down. the unoccupied house was locate on a dead end road, which made it difficult for firefighters to put out those flames. police are searching for a group of men who allegedly attacked a donald trump supporter outside a bar in boston. investigators say the suspects punched the victim after they heard he voted for trump in the presidential election. the victim suffered a broken eye socket and a broken nose. we're back in 25 minutes with
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it's 8:00 on "today." coming up, inner circle controversy. trump transition facing backlash over its potential picks to fill key roles in the new administration. rudy giuliani as secretary of state, laura ingraham as white this as president obama takes a veiled swipe as where he thinks the clinton campaign went wrong. >> i won iowa not because the demographics dictated that i would win iowa. it was because i spent 87 days going to every small town, fair and fir fry and vfw hall. >> we're live at the white house. ?
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natalie takes us inside "glamour's" star-studded women of the year awards and catching up with some of the night's biggest stars. >> you say this is the year, 2016, where you were woken up. >> i was. i was kind of feeling like, wow, i knew it was dark. it was dark and i was like -- god. i didn't know i was going to bust out and be a butterfly. ? if you start me up ? ? and rolling with the stones. >> what have you learned from being part of a band like this? but having fun is more important. >> matt gets a tour of the rolling stones' new exhibit from the music legends themselves as they take a trip down memory lane. >> how do you convince a young lady to come back to this? >> turn the lights off. >> "today," tuesday, november
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all the way from oklahoma city! >> good morning to my daughters! mom's on tv! woo! >> from florida celebrating my birthday on the plaza. >> woo! oh, my good morning, everybody. welcome to "today." it is tuesday, november 15th. and wow, it is a wet one outside. >> a few minutes ago our executive producer, don nash, who just got back from vacationing in the sunshine of cancun said, go on out, it's not so bad out there. it's really nice. >> you know, we love you. we love our crowd because -- they must love us because they are standing in the rain, too. >> thank you, thank you. meanwhile, al is a smart guy. he jumped out of here.
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turkey trot." >> this morning a guy from maryland who considers himself to be the king of thanksgiving is about to get a surprise of a lifetime from his idol, bobby flay. >> but first, let's get to today's headlines really fast. time for your "news at 8." this morning we begin with the trump transition. i'm hallie jackson at the white house. today president-elect trump is set to meet with his vice president-elect, mike pence. the two will go over names for possible cabinet positions. it is another step forward as we what donald trump's white house will look like. for donald trump's family, his inner circle, no formal request for temporary security clearances before the inaugural according to a transition official. government sources tell nbc news an inquiry was made about whether it would even be possible. a sign of how influential trump's children could be to his new administration. including ivanka's husband, trump's son-in-law, jared
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he's likely to work closely with new chief of staff reince priebus and controversial chief strategist, steve bannon. the former bright bard head under fierce fire from critics who have tied him to a white nationalist extremist movement, a charge his friends and allies push back on. trump's top aide, kellyanne conway, telling matt and savannah this morning -- >> well, i promise you, he is not as scary and he is as brilliant a tactician and our campaign general, frankly, on the field as everyone is also saying. >> reporter: the next adminira shape. now increasingly looking like rudy giuliani is being considered for secretary of state, laura ingraham, the leading contender for press secretary, according to sources familiar with the decision making. >> you know, i'm honored to be considered for that job and other jobs. so we'll see what happens. >> reporter: across the aisle, keith ellison, the first muslim congressman, announcing his bid
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as president obama seeming to rebuke parts of hillary clinton's campaign, calls on democrats to build their grassroots support. >> we have to compete everywhere. we have to show up everywhere. >> reporter: the president in greece sure to face questions about his successor on his last overseas trip, questions he couldn't avoid earlier at the white house about president-elect trump's fitness for office. >> there are going to be certain elements of his temperament that will not serveim them. >> reporter: and the difficulties of the job. >> this office has a way of w waking you up. his positions or predispositions that don't match up with reality, he will find shakingen pretty quick because reality has a way of asserting itself.
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as president-elect trump fields some overtures from overseas as well. he took a call from russian president vladimir putin. president-elect trump saying he looks forward to a strong and enduring relationship. the kremlin saying the two will plan a personal meeting. matt? >> hallie, thank you very much. want to go to texas now where a woman is facing child endangerment charges for keeping these in her home. three tigers roaming free. police say they found others -- or other meyers' houston area home, including a cougar, a skunk and a fox. he officials say the animals did pose a danger to the woman's 14-year-old daughter. she's behind bars in nevada where she had traveled. just ahead, why dragging your luggage through the airport could soon be a thing of the past. and, exhibitionism. the rolling stones give us a tour of a huge new exhibit celebrating their iconic career. >
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this morning. al, take it away. >> reporter: guys, i think we you will a love thanksgiving but this guy takes thanksgiving to new heights. i kind of feel like jeff rossen because i'm hiding around the corner from his house. but we want to introduce you to tom the turkey man. >> anybody who knows my dad knows that he definitely loves cooking. >> he puts his heart into every single meal. >> friends are always begging, can i come over? what does your dad have to eat? i fry a lot of them. >> thanksgiving includes many traditions. starting at 8:00 a.m. in the morning, my dad wakes us up with a referee whistle. >> my dad typically makes about eight turkeys every thanksgiving, but they're not all for my family. he likes to give them out to friends as well. >> to watch him cook with his real men fries turkeys apron in his turkey hat, it is just priceless.
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i put the turkeys in here and i slowly just drop it down. >> the secret brine that he marinates these bad boys in is his secret and nobody else knows it. >> i cannot tell you how psyched he is going to be about this. >> he is just the best dad in the entire world. he so deserves this and he is going to be floored this morning. >> coming to you from middletown, maryland, in the fall. happy thanksgiving to everybody. >> all right. well, we'reoi his thanksgiving -- he has no idea we're here. his family has helped us keep him in the dark. so let's try to get tom to the front door to wish him happy thanksgiving and surprise him with bobby flay. hopefully -- i understand he's making breakfast. so let's find out.
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>> tom mclister. happy thanksgiving, my friend! you like to wake everybody up with a whistle. come on, tom, it's thanksgiving! >> what are you doing here? is. >> what am i doing here? you're making thanksgiving. this is your lovely wife, right? >> no, i'm his daughter, kelly. >> where's your wife? >> marchie, come on over! >> al. >> how are you? how did you keep him in the >> you've been trying to get out to work. come on, tom. i got something else for you. come on. of course, i'm -- online everybody's going to go, oh, he mistook his daughter for his wife. what am i doing? you are mr. thanksgiving in this area. right? >> i put it out for the kids. >> how many turkeys do you make? >> about eight. >> eight. okay. >> are you kidding? >> yeah! you had no idea? you had no idea we were here?
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>> bell, we got another little surprise for you. who is your favorite chef? would it be bobby flay? >> bobby flay. >> ladies and gentlemen -- >> you got to be kidding me! hold on! bobby flay and your son. >> what are you guys doing? >> we surprised you with your kids. your daughter's come in from philadelphia. >> how are you? >> i've been getting to know your kids. they are amazing. >> holy smokes! oh, my gosh! what is this? >> you deserve it. >> this is the "today" show turkey trot. we're going around the country surprising folks who like thanksgiving. >> oh, my gosh. >> i know you have a secret rub. you've liked to brine your turkey. you are going to cook -- you're cooking with bobby flay, my friend. >> oh, my gosh. >> but i need to get some of your secrets. is that going to be a problem?
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>> all right! >> we tried to get your -- we tried to get your secret recipe and you don't give it up, do you? >> no, i don't. >> but you are going to give it up to this guy? little bit? >> i'll give him something. >> a couple of things. give me something to walk away with. >> oh, my gosh! this is crazy! >> you ready to cook some turkeys or what? >> yes, sir. >> we have to warm up for thanksgiving. >> let's get started. we got a bunch of turkey. >> yes, i do. >> what's the deal? >> once i tried it a long time ago, it just came out so much better. moistness and -- >> gets nice and crispy. >> it does. >> you just have to be careful how you fry it, of course. i always -- i just said that to my son. i said you don't know how to do it, don't do it. >> well, hey, guys? we've got a big surprise for
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way for you to fry turkey more safely. guys? i think our first surprise is a success. >> yes! >> that was really nice. we love that. al, nobody gets out of a tight situation like he does. >> been here for weeks! >> bobby's been living in your garage. >> i'm going to go back and check in with them in a while. meanwhile, let's talk about what's "trending" today. start with an update. okay? remember someone we talked about last week, that massive sinkhole that left a crater in the middle of the street in japan? it was a nightmare for drivers, pedestrians, business owners. we've all seen these things before. we've seen them here in this country. you know that's going to take a while to fix. how long you think it is going to take? >> a month. >> yeah. six months. >> six months. >> a long time. >> well, something like that
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nights. that's right. >> what? >> that's right. two days. they fixed that thing in two days. that was the size of an olympic swimming pool. they filled it in and the local officials say that is now 30 times stronger than it ever was before. so it can be done. >> they need to come to 50th street. >> there's a pothole that's been there for ten years. >> they need to travel the road between here and kennedy airport. >> the whole city. for the japanese, very proficient. we're impressed. let's talk about some american ingenuity. if you hate carrying around your luggage, we have the suitcase for you. it is called the travel mate. it is a fully autonomous suitcase and it just follows you around like r2-d2. it connects to your smartphone, moves at 7 miles an hour. a california company is now raising money. it wants to launch this. >> i think that would sell. i have been in hudson news shopping, left my luggage
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thing? like boarded the plane without my bag. >> i drag my bag. it is so heavy, this arm is longer than the other one now. let me give you another one. delta is giving nbc news an up-close look at its feature. the airline is now outfitting paper tags with electronic chips so you can track your bags. an app would let you know where they are. hopefully providing peace of mind. hi, i'm in the luggage hold. hey, i now. >> seems like they should have thought about that a long time ago. that's really great. it is no toilet bowl eliminator. >> your christmas present. >> they don't now track our bag? >> they do but not with an electronic chip. >> i think there is those -- >> bar codes. >> i think the bar code and you track it but you don't get to like live its life with it. all right.
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blue, just so you know. had the blue light going last night. critics often say the nfl stands for no-fun league because they've cut down on sbrcelebrat. especially after you score. odell beckham jr. didn't have a problem. monday night he scored, he promptly celebrating. what's this remind you of, guys? it is the "thriller" dance. put the music ? because this is thriller thriller night ? >> wonder how much of a penalty he got for that. >> should get nothing. >> nothing? >> nothing! >> yes! >> gets away with it. >> why? why is -- i don't want him to get a penalty. i want him to be rewarded. >> because it's "thriller." that's why. >> your celebration dance has to be a classic. we're going to actually head back down to al and get a check of the weather. al? >> hey, guys, thanks so much.
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family because they may not have gotten introduced. >> i'm kelly, the oldest. >> kate, the middle child. >> my name is paul and i live with them. >> we know you're tom. >> i's frankie. >> marchie. i'm mom. >> and i'm bobby flay and i live in this garage. >> by the way, i want you to see. this is the bit that tom uses to deep fry the turkey. this is like a science experiment. >> i know. >> it but we got something else for you in just a little bit. >> wren: showers are likely for us today. we're already seeing that this morning, but that will steinbrenner phi as we make our way into the mid-morning hours. pockets of heavy rain. the risk for severe weather looks low. our main concern will be localized urban street flooding as well as coastal flooding. we have an advisory this effect
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a mild workman week ahead. this is >> it is now official. tom is wearing the turkey hat. this is all good stuff. we're going down to the turkey trot bus and get ready to cook coming up in the next half-hour. >> tom fan club. >> #tom. "glamour" magazine's women of the year awards. >> reporter: they're icons, trail blazers and newsmakers in fashion, sports, entertainment and politics. these women, and for the first time, man, are being honored for their role in changing the course and the face of the fight for gender equality. ?
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the year? >> i think it is just so important right now for all women to see that outside the headlines, women are achieving great things all over the world. >> it is unbelievable to be here tonight and i'm really, really grateful. >> you say this is the year, 2016, where you were woken up. >> i was. i was kind of feeling like, wow, i knew it was dark. it was dark and i was like, god. i didn't know i was going to bust outnd be a butterfly. you know what i mean? in the magazine. "women of the year," but you are "the man of the year." the very first. you asked your wife if he deserved it. what did you say to him? >> i said yes. it is very special to have a man in your life who respects women enough to fight for them. >> don't let your body insecurities hold you back from doing anything that you want to do. >> what does it mean to you to be a body activist? >> well, to be a body activist is to stand up for rights for
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in film, in tv. women who look like me who are even bigger than me, different body shapes that aren't the ideal hour glass or sexy or skinny. those are the women i'm fighting for. >> what do you say to those girls who have self-doubt? >> confidence does not happen overnight. it is not something that you just wake up and, boom, you feel good about yourself. you know? it's a process. it's something that you have to realize that everyone is going through a different process. you can't compare your process you're going to be different. >> what is the best advice you have ever gotten? >> you have to focus on what makes you happy and make decisions in your career, in your life, that make you happy. >> the best advice i ever got was to ask for what you want because asking doesn't guarantee that you will get it, but not asking guarantees that you won't get it. >> the best advice i ever got was from my mom. she said that before you can say "i love you" you need to say "i."
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>> embrace every moment because everything goes by so quickly. >> tyra banks just keeps telling me to put my money away. that's really good advice. thanks, tyra. >> my advice would be to learn how to not apologize for the space you take up in the world. >> bono, what would be your best words of advice for this generation of girls? >> take no [ bleep ]. >> >> i think that's cool. lot of good advice. what was the advice mindy got? >> she said before you say i love you have to say i. >> what does that mean? >> i don't know. >> i guess you have to be able to appreciate yourself. before you can love someone else. >> all right. >> am i the only one? i'm the only guy at the table? >> i never knew you were so deep. >> i didn't either. >> speaking of honors, a quick
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on monday he was nominated for best reality show host for his work on "the voice." we could not agree more with his wife siri. look what she wrote on instagram. she says he works so incredibly hard and asks nor expects any credit. he does it for his family. he does it to show our children what hard work looks like. he does it because he is a good man, a great role model. woo! give me tears! of course, you can catch carson on "the voice" tonight, i was like siri should write the follow-up to the "notebook." >> she's spot-on. >> she's here today. >> she's cooking at 10:00 with kath and i? that means drinking. just ahead, celebrating nearly six decades of the rolling stones with mick, keith, ronnie and charlie.
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>> this is 7 news now. >> christa: good morning, everybody. tuesday, 8:27. not too bad out, there but we are expected to get some rain a bit later on. here's wren clair with a check of the time line. >> wren: we have some showers purposing their way further in from the south as low pressure tracks up the eastern seaboard. we're looking at quite the soggy day. a seeing some of those light showers for now. worcester seeing some showers as well as webster. we have some showers pushing into the boston area, as well. and we'll continue to see this intensify as we head into mid-morning hours. some the heavy rain at times definitely possible by today. by the late morning through the afternoon and a coastal flood advisory in effect from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. >> christa: wren, thank you. now your top stories on this tuesday. a state police s.u.v. hit by taxi in the back bay. we're told the vehicles collided
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stop at the intersection of comm ave and berkeley street. that's when the taxi allegedly took off. the crash caused minor damage to that state police s.u.v. but luckily no one was hurts. boston police are investigating a shooting that happened in dorchester. officers say a person was shot in the leg outside of a convenience store monday afternoon. no word on that victim's condition still. and osha's investigating what caused a serious construction accident in kingston. sky7 h.d. was over the scene on christmas tree lane monday afternoon. officials say that crews were putting up that's when it toppled over. four workers were hurt, two of them seriously, but they're all expected to recover. don't forget "today in new
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we're back now, 8:30 on a tuesday morning. 15th of november, 2016. now that doesn't happen every time we open at 8:30. the reason that's happening is say hello to new kids on the [ cheers ] >> it never gets old. >> almost 30 years and every time this happens, hoda's family thinks this stands for no kotb.
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>> yes. ask me where he is? ? he's in africa ? >> all right. every time you guys are here you have something big to share. i think we would say it's kind of like times three today. let's start. first of all, you have a bag announcemebig announcement. >> first of all, every time we are here it is pouring rain. never more torrential than today. but we are announcing a new tour which we're going to starting in may. u.s. tour. playing places like fenway park, hollywood bowl. >> tickets go on sale on saturday. but there's more. you're bringing along some special friends on the tour? >> yes. >> who is coming with you? >> our dear friends, the legendary grammy award win inin
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>> good to see you, man. >> how are you? good to see you! >> this is exciting. but there's even more. >> more? >> can't be more. >> touring for the first time in over 20 years, world knows her now as but really, she's a legendary artist. >> who? >> biggest female artist ever. >> who? >> paula abdul. ? ? ? straight up now tell me do you really want to love me ? >> hello, paula!
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>> i can't take it. >> can i just say, nobody gets confetti on the show? how did that happen? come on in here. >> this is amazing. >> we've toured before with boyz ii men. i think paula and i bumped into each other and she was saying she wanted to go on the road again. she did a festival with us -- the biggest festival since its incen that to those guys so we decided let's tour together. >> we've got some very quick calculations. something like 200 million albums sold between these groups. what can people expect on tour? >> lot of fun, energy. last time we did it we kind of didn't want to end. but people had real jobs so we decided to do something else. we've been talking about it for a long time over the last couple
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now we get extra firepower. >> how is it going to be on the road were all these boys? >> incredible. i'm going to be envied by many. >> yes. >> it's so fun. >> this is incredible, guys. tickets go on sale on saturday, right? >> yep. first show is in columbus, ohio. >> i would n didn't say this would be a fun group to have out on the plaza in one big concert series. just saying. >> woo! >> you guys will be with us a little bit later. so excited. thank you for being here. going to send it down to al who is in maryland. he's having an exciting morning as well.
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bobby's got the fryer going. we're going to be going into the bus in just a little bit to actually do the brining, the rub, the cooking. and you've got a great dipping sauce. >> it's -- yeah. a step away from gravy. yum. a step away. >> i never step away from gravy. never do that. >> neither do i! >> all right. that's my man! >> we found the right guy. >> wren: showers are likely for us today. we're already seeing that this morning, but that will steinbrenner phi as we make our way into the mid-morning hours. pockets of heavy rain. the risk for severe weather looks low. our main concern will be localized urban street flooding as well as coastal flooding. we have an advisory this effect from 10:00 until 2:00 this afternoon. a mild workman week ahead.
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>> don't forget, get the weather any time you need it. check out the weather channel on cable. just real quick, guys. look at crowd that's gathered here from the neighborhood. all here to see tom the turkey man. pretty cool. all right. back to you guys. >> it is kind after musical morning. we just had that fun announcement. now a real treat for fans, the rolling stones. >> they've been together since 1962 and for more than half a century the music has provided the soundtrack of our lives. >> the band has compiled memorabilia in an exhibit they're call exhibitionism. not what you are thinking. tens of thousands lined up to see the collection in london. now it is here in new york. i was lucky enough to get a tour from the legends themselves. ? >> reporter: the rolling stones.
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roll bands of all time. mick jagger. keith richards. ronnie wood. charlie watts. the bapd nd unlock their vast archives in a massive career expanding exhibit called exhibitionism. when you walk through the exhibit, what jumps out? i'm sure a lot of this stuff was stuff you hadn't thought about or seen for a very long time. >> you had to choose which costumes, you had to which stage. you had to choose which videos, which art pieces. it was all very interesting. i mean i never cried. i remember this -- no, i never did that. i laughed. but i didn't cry. >> every corner i turn, i'd bump into a memory. oh, my god. that's where i left it. you know? and it is like a kaleidoscope of memories for me to walk around.
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nine distinctive galleries. in the meet the band room, you'll find charlie watts' first drum kit. >> if you were to sit on the stool behind that kit today, would it be like putting on an old comfortable shoe? would you fit right back into it? >> yeah. i play now since '70. >> so after 50-something years the technology of drums has not changed -- >> it has. but i keith richards' personal diary. >> there is a tiny diary over to your right. i mean when i say tiny, it's this big. and that was your diary from 1963. first of all, why not a bigger diary. >> i couldn't afford one. if you read the diary, you can see. >> but you wrote in great detail. you wrote about shows and how you guys performed. what the crowd was like.
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we analyzed every gig that we did in those days. >> reporter: art is prominently featured throughout exhibitionism. an entire gallery is also devoted to the band's fashion. >> are you a saver? >> no. >> have you throughout the course of your career saved things? >> i don't save anything. i throw everything away. >> you saved some clothes. >> somehow some of these clothes survived. >> and the story goes, correct me if i'm wrong, that your daughters would steal some of your stuff and take >> there is a couple of pieces in here. it was ooh good excuse to get them back. i need these for exhibition. give them back. >> there is an awesome thing here. there is a fur coat of yours that you wore in 1975. do you remember the circumstances and where you were and what was happening? >> i wore that down the flatbed truck down 5th avenue when we
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that tour. ? brown sugar how come you taste so good ? >> do you remember that moment? was it surreal? >> yeah. yeah. it kind of was. it's not every day you get to lead 5th avenue especially on a flatbed truck. >> reporter: one of the most striking rooms is a recreation of the london apartment on edith grove where the band first lived together in 1962. >> this is our >> who would want to know about this place, man? >> how close is this? >> exact. >> are you really sitting on that? >> it is so bloody authentic. apart from the absolute sort of aroma. >> did you ever vacuum? did you ever clean? >> no. my mother used to come occasionally and try and clean up. >> now how do you convince a young lady to come back to this? >> turn the lights off.
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you've got underwear on the bed. >> in fact, i think they might be mick's. >> i don't know if i want to be in this kitchen. i don't want to do this washing up. >> i can tell you one thing, my mom would not have let me spend one night in this place. >> that's what my mom said, too. >> what has been a part of the stones taught you? >> that you can be your dream. you can live up >> what have you learned from being part of a band like this? >> longevity is important. and but you know, having fun is more important possibly. >> when you put together a collection like this, do you -- and you look at it as a whole, do you start to think about the exit more than you would normally? >> not really. i think it makes you think, well, okay, so now what else can i do? this is kind of when i walk out, that's the end. you think, well, i can make that
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have to get down and see this. there is a whole guitar room, all of keith's guitars. a costume room with all the clothes that some of them wore on stage. >> okay. the apartment is amazing. did you take like a full body shower after that? >> i love when keith says only thing was missing was a certain aroma. i'm not exactly sure what he was referring to. >> there are several aromas you could think of. none of them good. >> exhibition. exhibitionism is open here in it runs through march 12th. you can see more of our interview at we should also mention next month, the band releases a brand-new album called "blue and lonesome." they really go back to their roots in the blues. the sound that really shaped so much of their music. >> how cool! come on, for you. all right, coming up next, we've got the stars of warren beatty's first movie in 15 years. but first, this is "today" on
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we're back now with lilly collins and al don who star in the new warren beatty movie "rules don't apply." guys, good morning. great to have you here. it is not a howard hughes movie. if warren were sitting here -- he may be, somewhere -- he would make me say that. this is your story. tell me about these two characters and wha >> i play marla may bribry brou in from virginia by howard hughes to be a hollywood star. she's very innocent when she comes to hollywood. she slowly starts to see things aren't exactly what they seem. she realizes as time goes on what it is to attain the hollywood dream. >> you fancy her. no question about it. why not. tell me about your character. >> i play frank who is a driver
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hughes on a real estate development that he's always waiting to try to pitch to him. then he ends up running his company. >> he's a thinker and a dreamer. he's always got some plan. warren told me that the idea for this movie had been swirling around in his head for a very long time, lilly. i know the casting process was not just a simple hollywood casting process. >> no. it was the most abnormal thing i've ever been a part of. >> why? explain that. >> well, i aldon did in it. i basically got a call from my agent saying warren beatty wanted me to call him and he gave me his number. i called him at home. it kind of just escalated from there. he came over the next day and we had a meeting which we didn't talk about the movie at all. then it progressed to four or five lunches, dinner, with annette, the house, didn't talk about the script until the fourth or fifth meeting. >> people are going to think you are joking when you say,
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leading up to being cast in this movie? >> hundreds maybe. i don't really know. >> really. >> i met with him for the first time when i was 19. in 2009. and we met for about five years in sort of his audition process, i guess. but over that time i kind of had this apprenticeship with him where i got to learn and ask him everything i ever wanted to know. so it was pretty great. >> there is no way around it. warren beatty is hollywood legend. >> oh, yeah. >> what is it like to be on a set with someone like that? >> well, i don't know. he's kind of become a mentor i think to both of us in a sense. he really just -- he is so giving with his time and he loves to give opinions on things and teach us different things. he's just amazing to watch. he played director, actor, producer, writer. >> and directed in character.
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directions from howard hughes. >> exactly. if he wanted you to speak louder, he would say, i can't really hear you. that kept you in the scene. >> i was honest with you during the commercial break, i really loved this movie. you both are great in it. >> thank you so much. and "rules don't apply" hits theaters next wednesday, november 23rd, day before thanksgiving. just ahead, al has surprised tom with our turkey trot bus. now it is time for him to cook. but first on a tuesday
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ng. we're back at 8:50. more of our week-long series, "today's turkey trot." >> al is down in maryland with bobby flay and our new friend, tom, who just loves cooking turkey. hey, guys.
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bobby flay. we're going to get cooking here. you like a turkey breast, right? >> i like just the breast. >> show us what you are doing. >> usually i prepare days ahead of time. i'll take a trash bag actually. i'll take some apple juice, some vinegar and some water. make a brine. take the whole thing, put it in, just let it sit. >> they make these turkey brine bags. makes it really easy. how long will you let it sit for? >> i have let four days. but i put it -- it's always cold but in a trash can, trash bag in salt. old-fashioned way. >> i know you don't like to give your secrets away, but -- i can tell we're not getting it today either. tell us what's in here to make the spice rub. >> once it's all done, i let that all dry out.
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some salt, some garlic salt, and some garlic powder, some onion. >> what's this? >> that's a little of this, that and the other. >> this, that and the other. >> that's the secret. >> some kind of cajun spice. >> yeah, a little bit. >> tell us, tom zblooimplths te tell us what the secret is! >> you put oil on the turkey? >> that was a no, al. >> i'll just throw it and once it is around it, i like to actually get up under the skin a little bit. >> all up in there. >> so on the outside and on the inside. >> yeah. i like to get underneath if i can. >> all right. let's put this bad boy into the basket. >> going into the deep fryer. this is going to be something new for you.
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everybody. all right, first things first. >> this is an indoor fryer. >> exactly. >> we have the goggles. thank you, al. >> you're welcome. >> what kind of oil is this? >> should be peanut oil. >> peanut oil. you could use canola oil if you're allergic to peanuts. just put this in here. go to work, baby! look at that! we close it >> and then it comes out about 30 minutes later looking like this. >> that is perfect product right there. that's amazing. >> tell us about the dipping sauce. >> for gravy you usually have pan drippings. in this case there are no pan drippings. i made a very simple sauce. honey, hot sauce, dijon mustard, whole grain mustard and a blitz of fresh sage to get that sort of turkey herb in there. let's give it a try. check it out. this sauce is my gift to you. >> thank you!
8:54 am we've got this for you, tom. it is an extra large indoor electric butterball turkey fryer! >> awesome! >> all right, guys. >> awesome! what's in the rub? what's in the rub? >> that's bobby flay's sauce right there. >> hey, al. two words for you. fedex. send us some of that turkey. >> two words -- too bad. >> thank you so much. we're
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who's coming up? >> super man. dean cane ? (laughs..) here it is. ? ? hey dad! ? wishes do come true.
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>> breaking overnight police state huff huf hit by taxi and keep going. one patriot big man taking a big hit. now some injury questions swirling around gronc as sunday's game approach. beaten up after he shares his political views. one man talking about one station about an attack he said happened here in boston. >> 9:00. it's tuesday morning. thanks for joining uhm. ice kris anderson. i'm christa delcamp. kind of a calm before the rain. we need the rain; ren? >> exactly our quiet stretch of weather had to come to an end. it's coming to an end today. we're talking about wet weather but at least we're not talking about snow. we actually do have some cool weather headed our way by next


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