In May, Katie Couric came on The Howard Stern Show and admitted she had a crush on Matt Lauer before they worked together. Wednesday, it was the current TODAY show host’s turn to respond.

“She writes me Mailer letters all the time,” Lauer joked to Howard, referring to the late writer Norman Mailer’s notoriously lusty letter to an ex-girlfriend. And the admiration was mutual (although platonic), according to Lauer: “Every man in America finds her attractive. She’s a very attractive woman,” he said.

Watch the clip to hear a few other intimate tidbits from Lauer, and to find out why so many people have his involvement in the Anne Curry debacle all wrong.

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