Co-star called Hoda Kotb from today after the commotion on air







Ahad Sanwari




hoda kotb has always been quite candid about many details of her life, but her co-star Jenna BushHager he called her by one of her most peculiar habits.

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The two of them were sitting down for the latest installment of Today with Hoda and Jenna with Hoda’s college roommate, Mary, who was part of a surprise that took place earlier in the day.

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After joking around a bit about what the TV host was like in her early days, Jenna asked Mary if she too picked up her specific style of partying from that period.

“I wonder when this originated?” he questioned. “Hoda now likes to go to a party, make a quick circle and then sneak away before anyone else can witness it. His name is Ho-dini. [in school]?”

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“No, but I’m Irish so I could see how that might have (influenced) her,” Mary replied to the amusement in the room.

“Are you telling us that you taught him the Ho-dini?” Jenna pressed, to which she replied, “Maybe? My family knows how to get out the back door.” Hoda laughed throughout the conversation.

Hoda’s college roommate, Mary, joined her show with Jenna.

The NBC star and the rest of her. This day the co-hosts were surprised with people from their past hiding around Today Plaza. Her reaction was also the most vocal, as she stayed until the end and found a group of women from Virginia Tech.

When correspondent Vicky Nguyen revealed who was there for Hoda, she started screaming and seeing her college roommate, she quickly went inside to hug her, almost on the verge of tears.

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Hoda even warmed to the gesture in a rare social media post, writing, “Yesterday one of my best friends/college roommate/tri delt sorority sister was hiding in the crowd as part of a surprise. from @todayshow. Mary Keville is the bomb!!!”

Mary and Hoda also talked more about their bond in college and as Jenna’s sorority sisters.

the This day the hosts were stunned at the surprise they did not see coming

“We all stayed very close. We really cared for each other, and when we went from party to party there wasn’t a single (friend left behind),” he explained.

“Watch out for your girls!” Hode said.

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