Couric had said skates are common form of transportation on Netherlands's frozen canals.
During Olympic coverage, broadcaster Katie Couric said that the Dutch use skating as a form of transportation. ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†
NBC Olympics commentator Katie Couric managed to tick off plenty of people in the Netherlands¬†when she attempted to explain the country‚Äôs dominance in speed skating.
During the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics, NBC‚Äôs Katie Couric shared an odd stream of consciousness about Dutch skaters and where they get their particular prowess. Couric pulled what she said was a bit of Netherlands (Du...
Katie Couric has apologized for saying that the Dutch are so successful in speed skating because skates have been used as a form of transportation when canals freeze in the Netherlands ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†