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Savannah Guthrie

FLIPS OFF Matt Lauer

Your Vacuum Joke Sucks!

3/29/2013 6:20 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

Matt Lauer definitely got the finger from co-host Savannah Guthrie this morning ... live on 'Today' ... only question is -- which finger?

During a segment on vacuum cleaners ... Matt cracked, "By the way this is the first time Savannah has ever used a vacuum."

Savannah apparently thought she was off camera when she fired off a one-finger salute in Matt's direction!

But wait ...

Savannah immediately hit her Twitter page to claim it was NOT the bird, and just her index finger.

She might have a point, but still -- considering all the crap Matt's been catching lately -- Savannah's intent is there, no?

Savannah to Matt

  • Middle finger
  • Index finger


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Art Hogberg, Las Vegas    

It is time for Lauer to go bye-bye !!!!!!!!

384 days ago


Would have been much more entertaining if she would have just kicked his sorry ass. He is such a DOUCHE!

384 days ago

Matt Lauer Sucks    

Matt Lauer is a jerk!! He should have got canned instead of Ann Curry. The Today Show sucks now all because of Matt. Dump him ASAP and bring back Ann!

384 days ago


Classy replacement of Ann Curry...NOT!!!

384 days ago


Freaktoids anyway.....does anyone still watch this creep?! He is a lightweight wimp...picking on a woman on the air....the truest definition of a creep.

384 days ago


She should own up to it. He's a dick .

384 days ago

judy jetson    

She said she used her index finger not her middle finger.

384 days ago


i Hope it's True that Anderson Cooper might replace Matt Lauer....................The LGBT would be very happy about it

384 days ago


Savannah is a smart lady. This shows how Matt can bring out the worst in people. Even Al is not the same. The Today Show is a dysfunctional crew. Matt needs to go now! He does not do the news well, he has no class, he is dull and boring. I will not watch the Today Show.

384 days ago


Lauer is a schmuck, tossed aside after a briss. His massive ego has damaged the show. He can't get replaced fast enough.

384 days ago


Savannah Guthrie flipped Matt Lauer off using her middle finger. Even if she was using her index finger, it's still the gesture. It was classless and not worthy of a lady. However, Matt Lauer deserved it. Here, yet again, is another instance where Lauer was an arrogant prick [vacuum segment] The fact that he would make jokes that belittled his co-host, even if he CLAIMS they were in jest, just is not funny. It is no wonder the Today show is tanking. Fire Savannah Guthrie for flipping Lauer off, and for God's sake fire Matt Lauer for, well, being Matt Lauer.

383 days ago


Get rid of them BOTH! I haven't watched that show in over a decade because of the poor "hosting" gig

383 days ago


who gives a s#it? nobody watches the today show anyway..

383 days ago


She sure is a rodent faced skank....guy who works at 30 Rock says she stinks up the elevator with her rank farts, too.

383 days ago

Harry Nuttzak    

that was the index finger; and everyone knows that the backwards index finger is the international sign for a prostate check. She wants to give him a buddy check. You gotta respect that.

383 days ago
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