Alas, poor Couric! I knew her!


Yahoo!OK, OK, our headline is way over the top –we just couldn’t resist. But when Katie Couric accepted the job as global anchor of Yahoo News, internet portal The Daily Beast wondered if it signaled “the end of old media dominance.” Count us among the skeptical.

The agreement pairs a television personality with an impressive resume and a massive internet institution that according to many observers is already on the way out with the latest wave of young adults.

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