In a juicy new tell-all guide, Couric comes across as brash, striving, and self-absorbed, and Sawyer is a Machiavellian, often-inscrutable workaholic.
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For Katie Couric, Diane Sawyer and Christiane Amanpour, as soon as of the fact is planning to arriveвЂ”or at the least a book-length facsimile thereof.
Information professionals and system publicists have now been distracting by themselves using this summer timeвЂ™s seriously depressing or perhaps alarming world activities by moving around and poring over bound galleys of this Information Sorority, veteran journalist Sheila WellerвЂ™s gossipy chronicle for the increase (and occasional stumbles) of three of tv newsвЂ™ best-known ladies.
In WellerвЂ™s narrativeвЂ”which, as the subtitle indicates, aspires to report вЂњthe (Ongoing, Imperfect, Complicated) Triumph of Women in TV InformationвЂќвЂ”Couric comes down as brash, striving, self-absorbed, and periodically insensitive into the realities faced by her less coworkers that are well-compensated yet steeled by individual tragedy (the cancer-related fatalities of her spouse along with her sibling) and effective at big-hearted generosity.
Sawyer is just a Machiavellian, often-inscrutable workaholic who makes use of her seductive charm and visual appearance to expert benefit and torments news producers together with her relentless perfectionism and insecurityвЂ”an obvious result of a fraught relationship along with her judgmental, solid mom (whom once sent the adult Sawyer into a self-flagellating death spiral, Weller writes, when she criticized exactly exactly just how her TV celebrity child had made her bed). Continue reading “Katie Couric on Diane Sawyer: вЂI Wonder Whom She Blew This TimeвЂ™”