Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Today on the Signorile Show

We're back LIVE today at 2pm EST!

Guest /3:30pm EST
- Christine Beatty, author of Not Your Average American Girl gives us an intimate look into her life and her difficult journey as a transgender woman; born as a boy, Christine puts it all on the table sharing with us her struggle and living through all of the challenges life puts in front of you. Starting out as a solider and husband to prostitute and addict and finally a survivor. She joins us today to talk about her new book.

Guest / 4:30pm EST - Jim Gorant is a senior editor with Sports Illustrated and the author of The Lost Dogs: Michael Vick's Dogs and Their Tale of Resuce and Redemptionwhich is a heartbreaking look at the most famous animal abuse case and how after knowing nothing but the worst of world, these dogs were still able to forgive and become functional members of society. This book follows the Vick court case and how these dogs were saved with the help of ASPCA and public support. It provides a look at where these dogs came from to where they are now; working as caregivers and living in loving homes.

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