CBS, ABC and NBC to hold cancer telethon; Couric returns to Today
Well, I guess the lawyers tend to stay home when a good cause is involved. The anchors went on the news shows this morning to announce a cross-network telethon called
It's rare to see the networks band together like this, especially when it's not in reaction to an immediate disaster like 9/11 or the tsunami from a few years back; both events generated similar cross-network telethons. But the really interesting thing about the day was seeing Couric on the Today show, almost two years after her departure. There seemed to be a lot of joking around -- Matt Lauer kiddingly told her "your time is up" when she tried to interject during a teaser for the next segment -- but did anyone notice how little interaction she had with Meredith Vieira? Odd, wasn't it?