Morning routine: Al Roker
This week: Al Roker, meteorologist on NBC’s “Today” show.
Q: What time is your alarm set for?
A: 3:15 a.m.
Q: Are you a snoozer or do you pop right out of bed?
A: I quietly pop so as not to wake my wife.
Q: What time are you usually in bed the night before?
A: 9:30 to 10 p.m.
Q: What about breakfast? What do you eat and where?
A: I eat in my dressing room — a protein shake with berries, almond butter and ginger.
Q: How do you prepare for the day’s show?
Q: Well, do you read the morning papers?
A: All the usual suspects, but the online editions.
Q: Do you ever wake up and see that it’s raining and think, “Damn, I predicted sun”?
Q: OK, do you ever watch the weather on the evening news to scope out your competition?
A: There’s weather on TV at other times? Wow!