WATCH: Katie Couric Shuts Barbara Walters Down Cold On "The View"

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You just know Barbara Walters was licking her chops before today’s “View” episode, thinking about getting guest Katie Couric to sing on her future plans.

But it didn’t happen — Couric shut her down while wearing that famous steely-sweet grin.

“I respect you wanting to make news on ‘The View,’ but I’m just not in a position to discuss it at this point in time,” Couric told Walters.

She wouldn’t say she was leaving, wouldn’t commit to a future plan, wouldn’t repeat the words “syndicated talk show” back to Walters.

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