Watch this Today Show interview with Luke Russert and Matt Lauer to understand why America has it’s new American Idol. Tim Russert touched millions and to watch this interview explains how well a father taught his son all of life’s lessons. Luke Russert: the new American Idol. May all people of every age learn from Tim’s son everything you need to know about respect, dignity and uncompromising love. All of America salutes you, Luke!