August 30 2012 Talk Shows
An emotional farewell from Robin Roberts was the most talked about story in daytime for August 30 2012. Other talk show highlights included Ashton Kutcher’s revealing Ellen interview and a role-reversal for Kathie Lee & Hoda on their “man show” episode. Here’s a look at some August 30 2012 talk show highlights.
Dr Oz: Shrimp Fried Rice Recipe
Dr Oz shared some ideas for cutting down on calories and still enjoying fast food flavors. For his takeout fakeout dinner swap segment, he showed how you can recreate a lighter Shrimp Fried Rice recipe you can try at home, without breaking a sweat. You can also get a Meatball Parmesan recipe for the next time you just have to have Italian food.
Good Morning America: Prayer for Protection Robin Roberts Bracelets
Morning anchor Robin Roberts said goodbye to her Good Morning America family as she prepared to take medical leave for a bone marrow transplant. She has shared her health struggles with the audience at home, and everyone wants to know more about the Prayer of Protection Bracelets she gifted to her co-anchors and crew. Find out where to get them and support Team Robin.
The Doctors: Moldy Tampon Warning
After a surprising and hopefully unusual health scare, a young woman is warning others to look twice at your tampons before using them. You could be shocked to discover that they have gotten moldy in the package, and this could lead to some serious health risks that you don’t want to deal with. Get advice on safely storing tampons so this doesn’t happen to you.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Battle of the Sexes
A couple decades ago, the popular phrase was “men are from Mars, women are from Venus.” Is that still true today? Kathie Lee and Hoda hosted a battle of the sexes to learn how today’s men and women really are different, and where they might see eye to eye on some things. See if your relationship pet peeve made the conversation.
Live With Kelly: Mad Men Star Christina Hendricks’ Natural Hair Color
Her breakout role is as a no-nonsense redhead on AMC’s smoking ’60s drama Mad Men. But red is not actress Christina Hendricks’ natural hair color. She confessed her true color to Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Chris Harrison, as well as what it’s like fitting into those period costumes and when the cast will be back to work on the next season of the critically acclaimed show.
Ellen: Ashton Kutcher Vs Charlie Sheen in Two and a Half Men
An encore episode of Ellen featured a revealing conversation with Ashton Kutcher. The actor talked about his relationship with Demi Moore, which has since headed for divorce. Meanwhile, he was in the spotlight for accepting a role replacing Charlie Sheen as the star of the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men. He explained to Ellen why he prefers to do everything naked these days.
Talk Show Recaps: August 30 2012
Here are full episode recaps for August 30 2012 talk show episodes.
- Good Morning America: Ricki Lake & Martina McBride
- The Doctors: JetBlue Pilot Meltdown & Fit After 50
- Dr Oz: Chinese Skullcap Review & Bulk Buy Bargains
- Ellen: Whitney Elementary School & Ashton Kutcher
- Live With Kelly: Billy Bob Thornton & Eli Manning
- Kathie Lee & Hoda: Spanx for Men; Living as a Couple