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There's a total war going on at 'Today'!

Petty jealousy, political power grabs and notorious sex scandals have rocked Today — causing the morning show’s worst behind-the-scenes crisis in history!

Viewers shouldn’t be fooled by the co-hosts’ megawatt smiles and designer suits, according to insiders who charged backstabbing Today sharks are regularly on the attack and attempting to sink their rivals.

In this bombshell probe by The National ENQUIRER, the shattering secrets of the embattled show are finally exposed — despite corporate bigwigs’ desperate efforts to keep them quiet.

After the departure of Matt Lauer — over multiple sexual harassment claims — Savannah Guthrie has maneuvered herself into the show’s de facto top position with the “accuracy of a skilled surgeon,” according to our insider, and has emerged as possibly the most powerful person in its history.

Click through the gallery above for the shocking exclusive details!