AL Roker has admitted he’s like a “crazy uncle” after he hit back at his co-host Craig Melvin’s “spiteful” joke.
Al Roker shared this photo and admitted he’s like a ‘crazy uncle’[/caption]
It comes hours after he hit back at Craig Melvin’s ‘spiteful’ joke[/caption]
The image teased the Jacksonville Jaguars after they lost to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.
It showed Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes eating waffles with head coach Andy Reid.
In the background, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence – who was dressed like an employee of the restaurant – looked dejected as he cleared up the chairs.
Craig captioned his post: “Mean but funny.”
Al, 68, didn’t seem to appreciate the joke and was quick to comment: “Ouch.”
Fans shared his disapproval and flooded the comments to slam Craig’s “spiteful” and “out-of-character” post.
Hours later, Al said he was feeling “crazy” as he shared a photo of himself looking angry and animated while in mid-conversation on the Today show.
The beloved weatherman captioned it: “Proud to be America’s #crazyuncle.”
Al recently returned to the Today show following months of health complications.
He was absent for two months while recovering from blood clots in his lungs and legs.
Deborah shared a selfie of them smiling in the car as Al drove and their 20-year-old son Nick sat in the backseat.
“Holidays and 2022 are officially over for this clan,” Deborah, 62, wrote.
“Don’t be fooled by the smiles,” she added with a crying emoji.
Nick is Deborah and Al’s youngest child. They also share a daughter together – Leila, 24.
Al has another daughter, Courtney, 35, from a previous relationship.
Al called Craig out after he poked fun at the losers of a major NFL playoffs game[/caption]
Al – here with wife Deborah Roberts sitting next to him – said an emotional goodbye to his son, Nick, over the weekend while dropping him off at school[/caption]
The 68-year-old returned to the Today show after recovering from blood clots in his legs and lungs[/caption]