Kimmel says he checked in with several of the event’s previous hosts including Seth Myers and Stephen Colbert. Everyone has told him that the key to success is getting the President to laugh. As goes the POTUS, so goes the crowd.
Posts Tagged ‘Seth Myers’
You’d think Oprah Winfrey would be too bothered by a certain you-know-what to mention it at a high-profile event like New York Women in Communications’ annual Matrix Awards. Yet, she says, it’s her ‘MSF’ (mother sister friend) Gayle King who has needed the most consoling.
“May I say the last week was a rough week for Gayle when a so-called biography came out. Every day she was getting herself more and more worked up about all of my new daddies. Somebody saying ‘Hello, daughter. Call me. I need a new roof.’”
Watch an excerpt from Winfrey’s speech below and follow the click for a round-up of quotes from this year’s honorees and presenters.
Anyway, highlights from the tweeting of highlights:
Victoria’s secret models accept award; Seth myers says they will go home and google all the guys here. about 14 hours ago
“I didn’t kill newspapers, okay?” says Arianna Huffington. Seth Myers calls her the Meryl Streep of the Webbys. about 14 hours ago
Just spotted Martha Stewart, in sparkly gold. about 14 hours ago
DJ Mike Relm spinning a song based entirely on the “O-face” guy from Office Space & the “Charlie bit me” kid. Crowd likes. about 14 hours ago
Seated with some Digg folks, including Mike Maser, chief of strategy, who says keyboard cat is his hero. about 15 hours ago
Via I Want Media