With This New Morning TV Star Joining, is Facebook No Longer Cool?

By Jordan Chariton 

He says he doesn’t like to rush into things, but after 10 years, NBC “Today” host Matt Lauer has finally decided to join Facebook.

“As Savannah [Guthrie] now tells me, Facebook is no longer cool because I’m joining,” Lauer joked in his first Facebook post, a video announcing that he’s joined the social network.

Lauer conducted a Facebook live chat with “Today” show fans this morning. He even answered the question of one of his former on-air colleagues:

Lauer Vieira

And after three houses, his page is closing in on 60,000 likes. Not bad.