Couric’s “Knowing Smile” About Schieffer

By Brian 

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“When I bring up the name Bob Schieffer, Couric first affects naivete, then smiles a knowing smile and says nothing.”

This is one of the great lines from New York that speaks volumes.

Verne Gay‘s interpretation: “Katie obviously believes Bob was the leakee to Gail Shister, who wrote/predicted in the Philly Inquirer this spring that Couric would be out of ‘Evening News’ after the elections. Love Hagan’s ‘affects naivete’ line. Says it all.”

> April 13, 2006: Couric To CBS: “Our First Date”