Katie Couric profiles and interviews the guys at Funny or Die, and also produces her own FoD video

If you’re looking for a critical look at Funny or Die, then Katie Couric’s profile on CBS Sunday Morning isn’t going to fill the bill for you. Couric says the site has become profitable, but how exactly? Is it by being on TV? Yes, it’s by being on TV. They have their HBO series, plus working on a TV series for TBS based on Jewel’s undercover karaoke video. What about by being on the Internet? And does anyone watch a Funny or Die video that doesn’t star a big star or celebutard? I know. I know. Me and my boring journalist questions. Especially since I know and enjoy many of the funny comedians who are employed by FoD. And I’m no Katie Couric. But then again, what would you expect Couric to do, considering she also just so happened to star in her own Funny or Die video spoof today? Couric also sat down with Mike Farah and Jake Szymanski for an extended half-hour interview on her own online page within CBS News. Among the shots fired: Farah claimed that FoD was the best place for a young comedian to work, saying, “It’s definitely become the place to be, and to work, in Hollywood. I would argue that to start off at Funny or Die is even better than starting off at SNL or on a TV show. Because,...

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