Betty White Wanted at the Democratic National Convention

Lara Spencer explains what has people buzzing on the "GMA" Pop News Heat Index.
3:00 | 09/04/12

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Good morning to you. It was a facebook petition that got betty white the hosting gig on "saturday night live" last year. On the heel les of clint eastwood's appearance at the republican national convention, a group wants betty to become the golden girl of the democratic convention. A petition is being circulated at change.Org. And as of this morning, there were almost 6,000 signatures. And on facebook, almost 26,000 likes. Their tag line, come on, betty, make our day. I like it. Keep eating. Don't let me interrupt you. Duane "the rock" johnson doesn't just play an action hero on the big screen. He's one in real life, as some would-be robbers found out the hard way. The champ filming his movie "the fast and furious 6." I didn't know. When the rock spotted some burglars trying to break into vans loaded in movie equipment. In costume, as an fbi agent, waving an fbi badge, very much in character. He took the bad guys. And to quote him, they smelled what the rock was cooking. Is there debate over his size? Josh, not as tall as you? Probably not, no. I stand corrected. We'll have that updated later on the broadcast. A member of the extended royal family was having fun in the states. It was royal sister-in-law, pippa, enjoying manhattan and the hamptons over the weekend. Her date was hotel mogul andre belaz. Did I say that correctly? He is handsome. He dated uma thurman, and chis chelsea handler. They noticed her playing ping-pong. Someone tweeted this picture of a not-so-undercover pippa. Coming to manhattan and not coming to visit us. She could come. Yeah. She was at your place? Burgers and hot dogs. Should have been leading the show with that. We would have, actually. Just kidding. This is great. I hope you enjoy this as much as we did. You have lipstick on your tooth. I have lipstick on my tooth? Josh, thank you. What would I do without you? I don't know. AND YOU HAVE egg McMuffin on yours. There's a parody of the song. They have 2 million hits in two days. And here's why. ♪ what? Really? A singing duck. I came in this morning. You should have seen the excitement around this. You have to do this. I hoped you like it, everybody. "Usa today" sportswriter george schroeder calls the video, indescribable. Yeah. Exactly. In a good way. And that's "pop news," everybody.

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