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Couric Checks in From Afghanistan

couric_5-7a.jpgCBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric has been blogging, updating her Facebook page and tweeting from her Middle East trip this week.

Her blog post today begins: “Today I rode in a black hawk helicopter over the poppy fields in southern Afghanistan with Brigadier General John Nicholson, Secretary Robert Gates and a few other folks.”

In the picture below, you can see Couric filming a video with her Flip Cam — she says these videos are headed to YouTube once she returns to New York:

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