Cohen says they had that kind of relationship where such comments were not off limits. Richard says during Meredith's year run at "Today" she was never aware of any sexual misconduct allegations lodged against Matt. He was emphatic Matt never did anything untoward with his wife. Richard goes on to say he and Meredith occasionally had dinner with Matt and he was nothing but a great guy. As we reported Matt and Meredith had another now-cringeworthy moment last year when she confronted Matt about a "huge bag of sex toys" in his office. As you know, he allegedly gave a sex toy to a female staffer as a gift.
The footage, first posted by TMZ , takes place on the set of Today , and was reportedly shot in October The comments made by Lauer are clearly audible and were made while the show cut to commercial. Variety claims it has spent the last two months investigating him, interviewing dozens of current and former employees at NBC. The last two days have forced me to take a very hard look at my own troubling flaws. Get a roundtrip of the most important and intriguing national stories delivered to your inbox ever weekday. Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.
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By Chris Spargo For Dailymail. Matt Lauer admitted to having a bag of sex toys in his NBC office during a interview on Meredith Vieira's short-lived talk show. He appeared on the program alongside Savannah Guthrie, with Vieira putting her former NBC co-worker in the hot seat at one point.