Best of Today Show
The Today Show got busy this week, starting a book club with a new novelist, check out Dollywood, and debating whether restaurants should stop taking tips. Keep reading to learn how Oprah got through to Lindsay Lohan and what else your frequent flyer miles are good for.
Today Show Book Club: Samantha Shannon’s First Novel, The Bone Season
Today Show kicked off its new book club with a new selection, the debut novel by Samantha Shannon entitled The Bone Season. Will you be reading along and joining in the book club? Do you think this will take the place of Oprah’s Book Club? Check out more about this new novel:
High-End Restaurants No Longer Accepting Gratuity Vs Tipping Servers
Some restaurants are bucking convention and trying something completely different. They are paying servers a living wage and saying no to tips. What do you think about this practice? Do you prefer to determine a percentage to leave for your service, or would you rather have that included in the bill? Read the debate here:
Inside Dolly Parton’s Theme Park, Building Dollywood Hotel & Resort
Dolly Parton is the queen of Tennessee, where her Dollywood theme park has been a big success, despite early naysayers. Dolly took Today Show on a tour to show off the planned expansion and what visitors can expect when they come to her neck of the woods.
Today Show: Redeem Frequent Flyer Miles for Concerts & Sports Tickets
What are frequent flyer miles good for anyway? Some people are finding it harder and harder to book the flights they want, and more airlines are letting you use miles for other things. Of course, the details vary by airline, but here is a quick overview of what else you can spend them on:
Lindsay Lohan + Oprah: Alcohol Addiction & Cancelling Europe Vacation
After rehab, Lindsay Lohan had a candid conversation with Oprah Winfrey about what she wants to do next in her life. Click to read about their chat and find out why Lindsay cancelled a vacation to Europe after hearing from the big O.