Katie Couric dishes on Matt Lauer, Louis CK, and Larry King in tell-all

Jeremy Barr
Washington Post

Katie Couric, who became America’s morning-news sweetheart as the co-host of NBC’s “Today” show for 15 years, signaled to readers that her forthcoming book would be a “warts and all” account of her career by titling it “Going There.”

Over nearly 500 pages, the 64-year-old Couric definitely “goes there.” She relays details of private conversations with significant players from her time at NBC, CBS, CNN and Yahoo News, where she worked most recently as a highly-paid “global anchor.” She even publishes what were clearly meant to be private messages from various TV big shots, including their candid reactions to longtime co-host Matt Lauer’s stunning 2017 termination for “inappropriate sexual behavior.”

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