Linda Mason: I'm just surprised at how, almost 30 years after I worked on the "Evening News" as the first woman producer, that Katie is having such a tough time being accepted by the public, which seems to prefer the news from white guys, and now that Charlie's doing so well, from older white guys. I guess they want the reassurance of a Walter Cronkite.
Sweetie? Pssst? It's nice that you're sticking up for Katie and everything, but you've got it all wrong. Because I don't know about you, but I would totally watch this:
UPDATE: Gawker today has an excellent example of Katie's gravitas.