pfizer viagra dosage 100 mg

Social Media

2011: The Year of Yes

Posted on: Jan 17, 2012 by Nicole Lapin | 3 Replies |
As you remember, 2010 was the Year of Daydreaming for me — since I didn’t do much night dreaming. While I got to do a little more night dreaming in 2011, I will dub this year: the Year of Yes. Yes, the one of yes. Here’s why:
Yes, I had obscenely long “anchor” hair.
Yes, I was the girl who knew nothing about sports but joined the “Morning Drive” team on The Golf Channel.
Yes, it took me 27 years to have a birthday party.
But you better believe that I did it up bi-coastal.
And, yeah, I talked about it (and danced) on “Morning Drive.”
But, the next week I talked “States of Pain” at the Press Club in DC.  (One of my dreams)
And yes, this super-duper nerd actually got into US Weekly to her (still current) amazement (wearing a dress from eBay, by the way).
I was only on the red carpet losing to a Kardashian in a fashion poll because I was a judge (nerd behind the scenes) at the Tribeca Film Festival.
And yes, I know, I know, I kinda look like Kate.
And, yeah, it was weird anchoring live during the royal wedding.
(Unfortunately) yes, I was the girl who found out that saying “bullocks” on the air is not appropriate if your show airs in London.
And yep, even in Cannes this potty-mouth couldn’t get fancy. (This is what a French Z-Pack looks like.)
And you’re right — that was me holding a cigar in front of the stock exchange (no relation to me getting sick — it was just a prop).
And that made for interesting conversation with America’s mayor when I emceed a tribute for the city’s fine firefighters post 9/11…
…many of whom sent me notes after I was the first anchor out of the US to report the death of Osama Bin Laden.
Yes, 4:00am used to be the middle of my workday — and being on the “Today” show at 7:00am felt like sleeping in.
My west coast friends would only catch me on MSNBC when they woke up.
And yes, I have a girl crush on Chris Jansing. More so after I joined her show as a regular this year.
The only other woman I have a girl crush on is April O’Neil — and, yeah, I was the CNBC anchor who had her figurine on my desk.

Yes, I was also the CNBC anchor who lusted for more. Did I believe in myself enough to stand on my own? Yes.

Now I’m like the CEOs I used to interview.
And, yes, I’m back on CNN.
But also on other networks and outlets voicing my opinions.
Yes, I finally found my voice.
And my balance.
And love.
And even a love for sports.

And, yes, at times it was a hard, hard journey of a year.
But, am I proud of the chick that I grew into in 2011? Hell, yes!

3 Responses to “2011: The Year of Yes”

  1. Dan Wang says:

    So happy you had a wonderful 2011! Here’s to another wonderful year in 2012!!!

  2. Toph says:

    2011 may have been the year of yes… but 2012 is the year of there’s a whole lot of shit to do. happy to see it all come together.

  3. baba baba daa says:

    so beautiful nicole lapin

Leave a Reply

@nicolelapin Facebook Instagram Pinterest YouTube Tumblr Homepage About Nicole Lapin Reel Recent TV Appearances Interactive Recent Print Articles Photos Press Kit Rich Bitch Book Representation Contact Blog CASH Smartwatch CASH Smartwatch