My favorite videos from last week: Brian Williams with a jelly doughnut and Mika talking dirty
NBC News anchor Brian Williams once again proves why he's the funniest standup comic not onstage, devouring a plump jelly doughnut during an appearance on a segment of the Today show where every guest was supposed to show up doing a cardiovascular workout.
In one smooth move, he satires the whole silly process of Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford sweating through interviews on elliptical machines, noting, in-between bites, that he really admires "this stuff you're doing."
Watch in awe at a news anchor who can play along with a cheesy TV gimmick and make fun of it -- without offending the hapless participants -- in one fell swoop.
Williams, you are my comedy news God (after Jon Stewart, of course).
Jim Carrey also did his interview on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Thursday on a treadmill:
And Mika Brzezinski makes a boo-boo on Morning Joe: