Today’s Dylan Dreyer defended his famous friend in a defiant Instagram post that sparked backlash from fans
Dylan Dreyer is a much loved TV star who is good friends with her This day colleagues – and those from other networks too.
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The mother of three was quick to defend her fellow meteorologist, GMA‘s Ginger Zeeover the weekend after she responded to his last photo.
Dylan had shared a photo of herself running barefoot in New York City’s Rockefeller Plaza, during an outdoor segment of Today.
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She wrote in the caption: “Usually I leave the race around the horn in the plaza to Al but Hoda said I had to! Shoes off…I was ready! What a turnout on @todayshow today! Thanks @photonate for keeping up!”
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Ginger was one of the first to respond, writing, “I took my shoes off ONCE and people chased me lol glad you do the same and people here seem positive #barefootmets.”
Dylan fired back at Ginger, writing, “Ugh… how can someone go after you for that? If we want dirty feet in New York, that’s our problem!!”
Dylan Dreyer defended his good friend Ginger Zee from the naysayers
The reality TV star has been working at Today since 2012 after moving from Boston to New York City. She has been a regular face on NBC’s daytime show ever since.
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Until the beginning of the year, Dylan was also the host of Weekend Today, but she made the difficult decision to leave her role there so she could spend more time with her young family.
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Dylan shares three sons, Calvin, Oliver and Rusty, with her husband Brian Fichera. Dylan gave an emotional farewell to the show in an emotional Instagram post at the time, writing: “Almost 10 years ago my life completely changed. I moved to New York to start the best job of my life, got married and had 3 kids. “.
Dylan has been working at Today since 2012.
She continued, “Today I say goodbye to my Weekend Today family as working 6 days a week with 3 kids under 5 is almost impossible.
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“I am so grateful that the weekend team took a chance on me so many years ago and gave me the opportunity of a lifetime.”
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