Craig Melvin

Craig Melvin

Husband. Father. Son. Brother. Believer. Journalist @todayshow @msnbc. Live in CT. Lived in DC but I'm a born & bred South Carolinian. Pre-order my book ‘POPS’

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Your annual reminder. Today is April 1st. Don’t get got! Don’t be a fool.

Sometimes you can’t sit in silence when the people you care about have clearly lost their way. Only thing that goes in grits are butter, salt, pepper, maybe some of your bacon, sausage, or cheese. Sugar?!?!? C’mon, man!

Ja Morant, the pride of SC, makes it all look so effortless.

When @TODAYshow  producer Jared Crawford went to visit his mother's grave for the first time in decades, he wasn't prepared for what he found. Read more here.

You don't want to miss my conversations with 2022 Inspiration List honorees and Olympic medalists @ErinJackson480 , @MikaelaShiffrin , and Nathan Chen. The interviews air tonight on #InspiringAmericaNBC  at 9pm ET on@nbc .

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A huge thank you for the honor of a lifetime yesterday @UofSC . I’ll be going by Dr. Melvin now. Being the commencement speaker was the cherry on the top. Congrats to the class of 2022!

Can’t get enough of our sensational performance of Murder in Studio One? Check out the full show and behind-the-scenes moments on the TODAY All Day streaming channel! And listen to the performance right now as a special bonus episode of the @TODAYshow  podcast.

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Studio 1A ➡️ Hilton Head Island 🏝 What a great way to spend a birthday! Thx@todayshow  !!


Your annual reminder: posting quotes from Dr. King one day out of the year but living a life that runs counter to his teachings the other 364 does not make you an ally in the fight for justice and equality.

What should be breaking news but isn’t. We should care! 30 shot over 3-hour span in Chicago, including 11-year-old and at least 11 teens – WGN-TV

Having covered many protests over the years, I do wonder if the majority of these folks were black and brown whether they’d be treated the same way they’re being treated right now.

Looking at these ridiculously long lines in TX and others in CA. Whatever your politics, you can’t tell me it makes sense to force people to wait hours to participate in democracy. We should want as many people voting as possible.

Husband. Brother. Father of two young children. Preacher of the gospel and son of God. Diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer at 39. Dead at 43. Missed but never forgotten. Get checked. Talked abt your family history. via @TODAYshow 

Moments ago, the United States reached a terrible chapter in our Covid story. 250,000 Americans have now died.

Where we are right now: Nearly 180k dead from a virus A category 4 storm is set to slam into gulf coast Professional basketball players, in a truly unprecedented move, have decided Black lives matter more than putting a ball in a hoop tonight

Seeing and hearing three Presidents honor an American saint seems to make us all feel a little better for a few moments...about all of it.

.: “I am not going anywhere. I’m not going to be bullied. I’m not intimidated and I’m going to go toe to toe with him…Donald Trump has met his match.”