They even took exception to the national tour she is now on, but NBC execs have said connecting with affiliates is standard procedure for new talent at the network.
They drove in a 35-foot RV to New York's Harriman State Park as Kelly shared stories and photos of her favorite childhood memories, growing up in Central New York until she moved to Albany at age 9. Her salary is said to be $18 million a year.
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In June, industrial production jumped by 0.5% and 0.3% on a month-on-month basis and on a year-on-year basis respectively. Rio Tinto, Glencore , Antofagasta, Anglo American, BHP Billitonand Arcelormittal all fell 2.3 to 4.1 percent.
Kelly could return to Sunday nights in March, though AdAge reports NBC will likely wait until after its live adaptation of "Jesus Christ Superstar" airs on April 1. Those hopes were short-lived, as she got less than stellar reviews for that venue. Then when reports indicated that the re-runs of America's Funniest Home Videos came in with better ratings than her show did on Sunday night, it appeared she was really struggling to keep the interest of viewers. Megyn Kelly went camping with her family. NBC not only hired a new staff for Kelly, but they've also built her a new extravagant set.
While on her five-day tour of affiliate stations to minimize the potential damage she will do to the Today show franchise, Kelly is reportedly flying and living the high life "on a charter jet with a support staff of five or six people, including a hairstylist, a makeup artist, a publicist and a security detail".
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According to Page Six, a source over at NBC said, "People are outraged over her diva-like ways".
Kelly left Fox News in January to take over the 9a.m. hour of "Today", which launches on September 25 as "Megyn Kelly Today". In other words, it is worth the money spent on this whirl-wind tour.
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The insider said most staffers for the morning show were already working for "Today", and that the expenses for the show's launch were all budgeted long in advance.