Thursday, June 20, 2024

Today Show Advice on Bad Neighbor: “I Would Get a Gun and Kill the Guy”


Finally, some useful advice on a morning show! Al Roken interviewed New York real estate queen Barbara Corcoran today. They took a call from Marsha in Barlett, New Hampshire who has a problem with her neighbor: there are several junked cars on the property causing an eyesore. Corcoran, who resembles chipper actress┬áSandy Duncan, had a great solution: “I would get a gun and kill the guy,” she advised Marsha. Al Roker almost had a stroke and started shouting: “She’s just kidding!” The Today show may have taken down the video, but just in case. it’s at

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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