This Is Today: A Window On Our Times

For 50 years Today on NBC has captivated the nation with its winning combination of news broadcasts, rich features, cultural updates, and morning levity. Once hooked, many fans have come to rely on this institution for timely information about themselves, the country, and the world.Now This Is Today provides the first-ever in-depth retrospective of the showÂ’s magical formula. Readers will find the complete Today show story, from the days of pioneer host Dave Garroway to the winning style of one of AmericaÂ’s most trusted commentator teams: Katie Couric and Matt Lauer.