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Kathie Lee's back (and Cody is 18!)

Kathie Lee Gifford, who parted with Regis Philbin eight years ago, was on the Today show this morning to officially announce that she’ll be co-hosting its fourth hour with Hoda Kotb come April 7. And here’s the thing: Watching the Matt Lauer-narrated video that they showed of her career (below), I realized I’m totally okay with that. She’s the good kind of crazy: Outlandish, but composed. She claims she has good chemistry with Hoda, who laughed at her jokes and tolerated her singing at a lunch meeting at the Rainbow Room. We know she’ll never be at a loss for words — especially with son Cody, now 6’3”, going off to college this fall. And, frankly, her legs look better than ever.

Are you ready for Kathie Lee’s return?