Dylan Dreyer [Today Show | YouTube]

‘Today’ Dylan Dreyer Pulls Double Duty, Fans Impressed

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Today co-host Dylan Dreyer pulled double duty on Thanksgiving and fans are impressed. She filled in for Al Roker, who is recovering from multiple blood clots. For the first time in 27 years, the beloved weatherman missed out on Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Most of the fans were disappointed with the live broadcast. As TV Shows Ace previously reported, most of them took to Twitter to declare Thanksgiving “canceled.” They felt there was no point in celebrating the holiday without Al Roker there.

However, other fans were pleased with Dylan’s handling of the holiday event. She had most of them saying the same thing after she covered the televised event. Read on to learn more.

Dylan Dreyer [Today Show | YouTube]
[Today Show | YouTube]

Dylan Dreyer gets major praise from Today Show fans

While most Today fans are missing Al Roker, others were loving Dylan Dreyer on the streets of NYC. They think she was the perfect replacement for the fan-favorite. She joined fellow co-hosts Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb as part of NBC’s coverage of the annual Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Al Roker missed out on the event for the first time in 27 years after he was hospitalized for blood clots. Thankfully, the meteorologist is doing much better. He left the hospital on Thanksgiving Day to be with his family. Savannah, Hoda, and Dylan shared their thoughts and prayers for a speedy recovery.

Meanwhile, Today fans took to Twitter to praise Dylan Dreyer’s coverage of the parade. Most of them shared similar words. They thought she was “awesome” and that she “rocked” the coverage. Even Dylan’s co-host Sheinelle Jones shared her appreciation for on her Instagram account.

  • You did a great job, especially handling the phone call with Biden on national TV. 👍
  • Although we are all missing Al and sending well wishes, Dylan you did a fantastic job today. You looked like you were having so much fun, enjoying every moment. Wishing you and your family a wonderful Thanksgiving. ❤️
  • “Hosting and cooking??? You’re terrific!”

In her Instagram post, Dylan Dreyer revealed that she went home after the parade to spend Thanksgiving Day with her family. She hosted dinner at her house after co-hosting the live event. Dylan also shared that Al Roker was “sincerely missed this year.” She concluded her message by wishing her fans and followers a happy Thanksgiving.

Awkward phone conversation with President Joe Biden

However, some Today fans are still cringing over her awkward conversation with President Joe Biden. The official Today Show Instagram account shared a clip of it. At first, there were technical issues with their call. You can’t always trust cell phones to work. However, fans were placing the blame on either the President of the United States or Dylan Dreyer herself.

  • “Cringe.”
  • “Merry Fourth of Easter everyone. 🦃🥴
  • “And the award for the most awkward moment on television goes to…”
  • Ya, I turned it off after that call.😂
  • “This was like a phone call from your aged grandpa who has no business owning a smartphone, awkwardness fully intact. Get that man a Jitterbug flip phone immediately.”

What are your thoughts on Today Show fans praising Dylan Dreyer’s “awesome” work? Do you think she handled the parade well? Or, did you miss Al Roker? Sound off below in the comment section.

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