In case you didn’t know, Katie and John got engaged last September after dating for two years. 35 pictures inside of Katie Couric and John Molner getting married….On this episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, journalist Katie Couric turns the tables on Kara and interviews her for her own podcast, called Katie Couric. I think he was maybe overly complimentary about the Japanese and they were very, very ... Other than that, and the fact that I made a comment about the Dutch skating on the canals, it went swimmingly. I heard from people from The Netherlands who are like, “You’re a moron, we don’t skate on the canals,” but I was trying to salute the rich tradition and why the Dutch are such incredible speed skaters but I think I was sort of ... I’m sensitive, and I’m like, “Oh no,” and then I lose sleep and I get so upset. But you do a ton, like the other day there was like soup, you were making soup on social media. Yeah, I mean I’ve still tried to keep my hand in traditional linear television. I mean, look at how podcasts are growing, that’s totally disproving that. When I started my podcast several people, this was years ago, I did it three years ago, and several people who were experts were like, “People won’t listen for an hour.” And I was like, “Well, I’m gonna talk for an hour.” Our whole premise at Recode has always been substance. And Kara, like my daughter Carrie is a senior in college, and she is so funny. They borrowed the stuff from Xerox Park, the graphical user interface. First of all, they did a very slow roll about the uses of their platform by Russia in terms of initially last year, Mark Zuckerberg said there was no impact whatsoever. The platforms were used and abused because it’s sort of like, why would you rob a bank, that’s where the money is, that’s where the people are. But I mean, they’re trying really hard because they know these platforms are massive.
Coincidentally, the two sat next to Couric’s colleague Dan Abrams, who did the only logical thing you do when you sit next to a co-worker on a date: throw edamame at them.[Page Six/NYP] Michael’s: George Lucas had lunch with Francis Ford Coppola on Tuesday, and a few tables over sat Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger. [Page Six/NYP] Recette: Ivanka Trump and husband Jared Kushner celebrated Kushner’s birthday at a reclusive, cozy table in the West Village on Tuesday, munching on hamachi with uni, fluke with shellfish congee, and, of course, some s’mores.
It is also a betrayal of all the good folks who were fans of her show.
With 2012 already off to a fantastic start — mainly thanks to a beautiful baby named Blue Ivy — this week continued the end of year’s celebratory feel as we all continue to write 2011 rather than 2012. Cole at La Pomme, Katie Couric splashed back into the dating world at Lure Fishbar, and Kelly Clarkson laughed with Miranda Lambert over spicy tuna at Koi.
And then I was going to open a store along with it.
I think they needed a veteran person to host the opening ceremony. They wanna just say they’re a benign platform, essentially. And I think the European Union and Europe has a very different point of view on privacy, on abuse, on all kinds of things that is problematic for the U.