TODAY's Takeaway: Charla Nash wants her day in court; Kermit takes over the Orange Room

Charla Nash wants her day in court, aviation experts weigh in on Flight 370 and Kermit takes over the Orange Room. TODAY
Charla Nash wants her day in court, aviation experts weigh in on Flight 370 and Kermit takes over the Orange Room.

1. The world is at a loss over the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Matt and Savannah posed TODAY viewers’ top questions and comments to aviation experts this morning to glean their perspectives.

From cell phones to black boxes to transponders, the panel discussed possible theories and scenarios:

2. Charla Nash, the woman who was mauled by her friend’s chimpanzee five years ago, spoke to TODAY about her struggle to get a financial settlement.

"I’m hoping that the legislation will allow me to have my day in court,” she said.

3. Kermit the Frog took over the Orange Room to answer fans’ questions and reveal his new Twitter account.

"I was going to be @AlRoker but it was already taken," Kermie joked.

Meanwhile Miss Piggy, who has an ongoing feud with one Kathie Lee Gifford, bickered behind the scenes in the ladies’ makeup room.

“Watch that you don’t use all the makeup now,” Piggy threatened. “You’re going to want more to cover up the black eye later.”

4. Matt and Savannah caught up with Bill and Giuliana Rancic, who said they’re looking forward to having more children — if it works out that way.

“I would have five if I could,” Giuliana said. “I don't know if that's in the cards for me."

And that’s TODAY’s Takeaway! 

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