And so we will go on with the news,” Guthrie concluded. co-host Matt Lauer due to “inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace,” it’s natural to reconsider Lauer’s long career with the network.
How do you reconcile your love for someone with the revelation that they have behaved badly.
And I don't know the answer to that," Guthrie said.
Kotb sat beside Savannah Guthrie on Tuesday making her official debut as part of the co-anchor team.
Kotb and Guthrie revealed the news together the day after Lauer was fired, and both appeared to be visibly shaken by the accusations.
"But I do know that this reckoning that so many organizations have been going through is important. And it must result in workplaces where all women, all people, feel safe and respected.
As painful as it is, this moment on our culture, this change had to happen."In his statement, Lack offered no specifics, but said the complaint that led to Lauer's termination was the first about him in his more than two decades at the network.Specifically, how Lauer’s firing colors the story of his infamous rivalry with Ann Curry, who joined in June 2011 before being forced out a year later.At the time, many blamed Lauer for the way Curry was treated, and though he may not have been fully responsible, he definitely played a crucial part in her exit.“Our chairman has released a statement saying a colleague has come forward reporting behavior in violation of company standards.” Guthrie was joined by co-host Hoda Kotb to deliver the news on what she called a “sad morning here at Today.” Matt Lauer has been terminated from NBC News.On Monday night, we received a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer.show staple for more than 20 years was accused of "inappropriate sexual behavior" before an internal investigation found "a clear violation" of company standards, according to a statement from NBC News chairman Andy "As I'm sure you can imagine, we are devastated," Guthrie said, with Hoda Kotb appeared at her side. And I will tell you right now, we do not know more than what I just shared with you.