In a short backstage video, Couric told Reid the essentials.
“Be like a Boy Scout, be prepared,” Couric said.
Reid recently told TVNewser she is ready for her opportunity, and is eager to engage in debate with conservatives on her show “The Reid Report,” which debuts on February 24.
Couric recently started as Yahoo! News Global News Anchor. Her syndicated daytime talk show “Katie” wraps up in June of this year.