Matt Lauer's firing from NBC News, including the Today show, dominated headlines Wednesday and sparked much discussion not only on his former series, but on a slew of other morning programs.
In an emotional appearance, Today co-anchor Savannah Guthrie and guest co-anchor Hoda Kotb announced at the start of the program that they found out earlier that morning that NBC News had fired Lauer after receiving a complaint from a colleague about "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace." Guthrie said she is "heartbroken." He has not responded.
Here is how other morning show hosts reacted to the news: