TODAY SHOWDOWN! JEALOUS KATHIE LEE TRASHES HODA!

JEALOUS Kathie Lee Gifford is seething after her former sidekick Hoda Kotb aced her out of fired sex perv Matt Lauer’s top job at the Today show! “Kathie Lee must feel so betrayed,” declares an insider. “She made Hoda a star.” Following married Matt’s axing in November for years of preying on female staffers, Hoda filled in for him. As ratings soared, she was tabbed as his permanent replacement by NBC bigwigs. Get the latest issue of GLOBE Magazine to learn more about the Kathie Lee and Hoda's feud!