Denial: Couric Blames Sagging “Evening News” Ratings On Lead-Ins (My Inaugural Post for NewsBusters!!)

Old media is nothing, if not oblivious to its consistently declining popularity among the public at large. This tired, but time-tested pattern of misplacing causes of failure was borne out once again via the recent musings of none other than the soon-to-be-former CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric.

In a Q & A published Monday with another Old Media dinosaur, the New York Times, interviewer Adam Goldman questioned Couric about why the show she has hosted since September 2006 remains in third place, despite effusive initial plaudits and wall-to-wall marketing. Couric replied (emphasis mine)…

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