The Ticker: Deutsch, O’Brien, Trippi…

By Brian 

> What would make Katie Couric depressed?

> CNBC’s Donny Deutsch scored an exclusive interview with Reid Weingarten, defense attorney for Worldcom’s former CEO Bernie Ebbers. It aired on Thursday’s Big Idea.

> What’s Happening At CNN isn’t sure what’s happening with Miles O’Brien, but says the daytime anchor will be taking on bigger assignments, doing more primetime fill-ins, and some special pieces for CNN Presents.

> MSNBC’s Joe Trippi opines about using media tools to empower people in the Middle East…

> Via LostRemote, CBS has created a Digital Media division to oversee Web properties including…

> Media Matters shares “the wisdom of Bill O’Reilly…”