NBC’s Michelle Kosinski is one of the many reporters in Missouri covering the severe flooding in the Midwest.
It reminded one anonymous tipster of another flood Kosinski covered in October 2005: “Kinda funny seeing Michele “Canoe” Kosinski on a levee, doing live shots for MSNBC with H2o all around her…. Keep waiting for someone to walk by.”
The emailer is referring to a Today show live shot, where Kosinski is seen paddling a canoe…before being upstaged by some people walking ankle-deep in the water. Anchors Katie Couric and Matt Lauer got a kick out of the botched shot.
Here’s how Brian Stelter wrote about it on this blog, back then. Click continued to see the blast-from-the-past video…