Talk Show Highlights: August 2012
It was a busy week on your favorite talk shows, with news of Rosie’s heart attack and Regis’s permanent replacement. Plus, get great recipes so you can throw an easy Labor Day Party, complete with cupcakes. Here are some August 2012 talk show highlights.
Last Minute Labor Day Party Ideas: Burger Centerpiece & Watermelon Cake
Summer’s end is around the corner, but it’s not too late to throw together a last minute Labor Day party. Best of all, Kathie Lee and Hoda learned how to take all the work out of it, while still making the occasion festive. Check out their ideas for an Edible Burger Centerpiece and how to reuse holiday napkins.
Sprinkles Cupcakes: Key Lime Pie Cupcakes Recipe
Looking for a more high end dessert? The popular Sprinkles Cupcakes in Beverly Hills is growing, and they’re expanding into the world of ice cream. But they took a little time to share one of their trademark dessert treats. Learn how to make their Key Lime Pie Cupcake Recipe, as seen on Good Morning America.
Meet Kelly Ripa’s New Co-Host: Michael Strahan
After months of tryouts and co-host searches, Good Morning America reported that Live With Kelly has settled on a permanent replacement for Regis Philbin, who departed from the long-running talk show in November 2011. Former NFL star Michael Strahan is expected to step into the gig on September 4 2012.
Rosie O’Donnell Heart Attack & Women’s Heart Attack Symptoms
Seasoned talk show host Rosie O’Donnell ended her most recent show earlier in 2012. But she reported on her website that she recently suffered a heart attack. Her saviors were Google and Bayer Aspirin commercials, but she said she ignored the symptoms until a full day later, only to learn that her Widow Maker heart attack had her artery 99% blocked. Now she’s warning others about Women’s Heart Attack Symptoms.
Ellen: Eight Everyday Heroes Lift Car
Ellen DeGeneres shared the heroic and inspiring story of eight strangers who worked together to save a life. When a motorcyclist was trapped under a burning car after an accident, they banded together to lift the flaming car off his body. The everyday heroes discussed the amazing story and an update on the cyclist’s recovery.