After reading about how Katie Couric could become the $20
million woman, Ellen
Gray has a suggestion:
| “If she’s
serious about this getting serious thing, maybe it’s time to take
those CBS negotiations in a different direction.
Even consider a small
Instead of demanding respect in the form of money, she could trade
away a few million for control – and win real respect.
As they might say on
those credit-card commercials:
“Reading the news a half-hour a night: $8 million.
’60 Minutes’: $5 million.
“Never having to interview another runaway bride or
‘reality’ show castoff: Priceless.”