CBS Producer Fired: Why Is She “Doing This Kind Of Fluff In This First Place?”

By Brian 

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Jon Friedman asks an interesting question about Katie Couric‘s daily “Notebook” feature:

  “You have to wonder why CBS was doing this kind of fluff in the first place. Also, why was someone doing the work in Couric’s name, anyway?

OK, the network wants to give this busy anchor a presence on the Web — but aren’t there better ways?”

Here’s the whole column…

> By the way: Katie didn’t file a Notebook on Monday or Tuesday. Russ Mitchell filled in on Tuesday…