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WATCH: Ellen DeGeneres Escalates Prank War with Matt Lauer Again – and This Time It Gets Touchy

Originally posted 04/15/2015 05:35PM

The Ellen DeGeneres and Matt Lauer pranking saga continues.

After DeGeneres, 57, Photoshopped the Today anchor into a leather harness while interviewing the stars of Fifty Shades of Grey and revealing his foot fetish to Vince Vaughn, Lauer fired back by filling her car with 20,000 ping pong balls.

Ah, touché.

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Ellen DeGeneres's Car Gets a Matt Lauer Makeover in Epic Prank

Originally posted 03/19/2015 02:55PM

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UpdatePosted 03/11/2015 05:10PM

Ellen DeGeneres Pulls Another Masterful Prank on Matt Lauer, Now with 100 Percent More Foot Fetish (VIDEO)

Originally posted 03/11/2015 12:55PM

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Even as Matt Lauer plots his (incredibly slow) revenge against Ellen DeGeneres, the Ellen host has managed to put one over on the host of NBC News's Today host yet again.

As teased on Today, DeGeneres, 57, will promise on her show Wednesday afternoon that she's "done with the Fifty Shades jokes" – but that doesn't mean there isn't a whole wide world of other films and stars out there to get roped into her visual-effects-assisted lampooning.

Enter Vince Vaughn.

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Awkward: Jim Carrey Asks Matt Lauer About Brian Williams on the Red Carpet

Originally posted 02/15/2015 08:25PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4058613093001" "" "" "auto"] Things got off to an awkward start for Saturday Night Live's 40th anniversary special when guest star Jim Carrey started talking about Brian Williams on the red carpet.

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Matt Lauer's Fifty Shades of Grey Interview Look Leaves Ellen DeGeneres Tongue-Tied (VIDEO)

Originally posted 02/12/2015 11:15AM

Mr. Lauer will see you now ...

Ellen DeGeneres is known for her creative pranks, but her Photoshop punk of Matt Lauer is positively next-level.

DeGeneres, 57, posted a video Thursday of the Today show host, also 57, interviewing Fifty Shades of Grey's Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson. It's a familiar sight (the interview is actually from the costars' Feb. 6 appearance), but when the camera flashes to Lauer, well ... to quote Ellen, "Just watch."

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From EW: Oops! Matt Lauer Thinks Amy Poehler Is Nominated for a Golden Globe | Matt Lauer

From EW: Oops! Matt Lauer Thinks Amy Poehler Is Nominated for a Golden Globe

Originally posted 01/11/2015 08:55PM

The host didn't get a nod for Parks and Recreation this year

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What Does Hoda Kotb Think About Those Today Show Rumors?


Hoda Kotb on Today Drama: 'Morale's Good'

Originally posted 12/03/2014 06:45PM

While the Today show has made headlines amid a management shakeup and layoff rumors, one of its stars tells PEOPLE spirits are still high.

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Janay Rice Says NFL's Ray Rice Never Hit Her Before Elevator Assault

Originally posted 12/01/2014 07:30PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3918307256001" "" "" "auto"] Janay Rice continues to steadfastly stand behind her husband, Ray Rice – the Baltimore Ravens star running back who was caught on camera punching her unconscious in an Atlantic City elevator Feb. 15 – saying she had never been a victim of abuse before that day.

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One Direction Takes on America – But Where's Zayn?

Zayn Malik Misses One Direction's Four Debut

Originally posted 11/17/2014 04:45PM

Monday was a very important day for One Direction.

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