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Katie Couric Goes Makeup-Free for PEOPLE’s Beautiful Issue | PEOPLE.com

“You’re being true to who you are and how you look,” the award-winning journalist says of stripping down to her bare skin for this year’s powerful photo shoot

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By Kaitlyn Frey and Julie Jordan, March 29, 2021 09:05 AM

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When Katie Couric was first asked to go makeup-free for PEOPLE’s annual Beautiful Issue, she had an instant gut reaction.

“Are you out of your mind? Hell no,” the award-winning journalist remembers. But after some thought, the 64-year-old star decided, “Why not?”, and stripped down to her natural, makeup-free self.

“Doing a shoot without makeup, makes you feel both liberated and vulnerable,” Couric tells PEOPLE. “You feel great because you’re being true to who you are and how you look. It’s a huge dose of reality! On the other hand, let’s face it, people feel prettier when they have some makeup on that enhances their features. So I think doing a shoot like this requires a lot of trust.”

Source: Katie Couric Goes Makeup-Free for PEOPLE’s Beautiful Issue | PEOPLE.com

Cokie Roberts, Longtime Washington Broadcaster, Dies at 75 : NPR

Roberts, who joined the fledgling network in 1978, was a seasoned Washington insider who developed a distinctive voice as a reporter and commentator for both NPR and ABC News.

Source: Cokie Roberts, Longtime Washington Broadcaster, Dies at 75 : NPR

Dan Rather, An Unlikely Essayist, On ‘What Unites Us’

Equally optimistic and concerned, the longtime television news anchor — now a Facebook phenomenon — has written a book that doesn’t hide his love of country.

Editor’s Note: I’ve followed Dan on Facebook and Twitter over the past year, and he speaks truly, openly, and in defense of an America and American values I believe are core to our nation’s history, traditions, and democracy. Worth a listen to his views, if you get the chance…

Source: Dan Rather, An Unlikely Essayist, On ‘What Unites Us’