Couric Is On The Scene For Big Stories

By Brian 

Did Alessandra Stanley really write this?

“Most anchors go to the scene of big stories like hurricanes and the State of the Union address. Ms. Couric prefers to be in the field for small stories: a woman who created a networking Web site for businesswomen; a billionaire scientist who donated $50 million to recruit talented math and science teachers.”

Update: 2pm: As noted on TVNewser, Couric anchored the State of the Union from DC last month (as did Williams and Gibson); she was the only network anchor to cover Bush’s Iraq speech from DC; and she was the only network anchor on the scene of the last major weather story — the devastating tornadoes in central Florida…