There are many morning programs on TV to entertain those of us that do not have to go into work late however the Today Show is one of the better viewing programs. This NBC program has been running for several years and is still increasing in popularity as more and more viewers start to catch the latest in news, current affairs, local and international trivia plus a whole lot more. Celebrities are talked about and the latest in fashion and technology are also discussed plus often you will get live music from one of the latest sensations to hit the music scene. Every morning the crew from the Today show get together to present their morning talks back prime time TV show to all the people who are getting the kids ready for school, taking time to get ready for work and many other daily chores. The Today Show is just about as routine as brushing your teeth for some people which just go to show how popular these shows can be.
According to the Wikipedia internet encyclopedia the Today Show is the third longest running show in America which is the obvious reason it is so popular because people just keep watching it. As well as Americans there are also people from other countries who get the NBC network on their satellite and watch the show each morning. Running since 1952 the Today Show is the first ever talk back show on TV with the idea coming from the radio talk back shows. When the Today Show first started the show was aired once a day in the morning five days per week however once the popularity set in it was not long before a two hour segment was introduced to the Sunday morning timetable. Within a few years of this happening the Today Show was then granted a spot on Saturdays TV programming.