That’s why Couric has spent recent weeks in Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston and New Brunswick, New Jersey. She is touring what she calls “this great unwashed middle of the country” in an effort to divine the mood of the midterms.Unwashed in Chicago? The funny thing is that she works in New York, which has dirtier streets than Chicago does.
But she's not talking about the streets. She's talking about me, isn't she?
Katie, honest, I took a shower.
And now I smell a fresh as a flower.