Matt Lauer: $22-25 million
Diane Sawyer: $12 million
Katie Couric: $10 million
Forget these children with their twerkings and Twitterings. You wanna know what’s destroying American culture? THIS.
At least Jon Stewart is funny. I’m no massive fan of either Sawyer or Couric, but that Lauer, that sexist douchebag clown, makes twice what they do, and they make ten times what a reporter could hope to earn in a lifetime, speaks volumes about who really values journalism. Here’s a hint: It ain’t media companies.