Matt Lauer unveils forearm tattoo with quote about ‘hatred’ from George HW Bush eulogy

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Former NBC News “Today” host Matt Lauer unveiled a tattoo that says, “Hatred corrodes the container it is carried in,” on his forearm.

The New York Post reported that Lauer’s new ink was captured on Wednesday when he was photographed in Noyack, New York. Lauer, who was fired from NBC amid sexual misconduct allegations in November 2017, at the height of the #MeToo movement, has been back in the news this week after penning a scathing indictment of journalist Ronan Farrow.

It’s unclear when he got the tattoo.

As the Post pointed out, Sen. Alan Simpson originally said the quote during his 2018 eulogy for President George H. W. Bush.

“You would have wanted him on your side. He never hated anyone. He knew what his mother and my mother ... (Read more)