It all started out pleasantly enough, it seems, with Couric sending
So that's all well and good, right? Until Couric, in an interview with InTouch that was posted Thursday, declared that she just didn't get the Kardashian phenomenon.
"I don't understand — why are they so famous?" she posited. "I think it's mostly teenage girls that are interested."
Kimmy no like.
So Kimmy went to Instagram to post a picture of the gift and the accompanying note, captioning it with the hashtags #IHateFakeMediaFriends and #MayIHumblySuggestYouNotSendGiftsThenTalk[Trash].
Then sister Khloe Kardashian Odom chimed in, tweeting, "God I love this new side of u!" as she quoted her older sister's post and sent it along to her own bajillion Twitter followers.
But Couric's no dope. She responded within hours, with a statement Friday afternoon to E! News.
"I was responding to a reporter's question and explaining how I'm intrigued by the public's fascination with her family. I didn't mean to hurt her feelings," Couric said. "The gift is genuine, and I'm happy for Kim and Kanye."
Time will tell if Kim gets over the tiff, we suppose.
Meanwhile, the reality-TV star is not the first celeb to take a shot at Couric this month.