Critic: ‘Early Show’ ratings would take off with addition of Couric
Los Angeles Times
Would Katie Couric topple her old friends at "Today"? Probably not, says Joe Flint, "but the ['Early Show'] would instantly become more competitive and who knows, could make a run at ABC's 'Good Morning America' for second place." || Bloomberg.com: CBS and Couric begin preliminary talks on a new contract.