Monday, September 20, 2010

The Road To Recovery For Michael Vick's Dogs : NPR

The Road To Recovery For Michael Vick's Dogs : NPR:

The Road To Recovery For Michael Vick's Dogs

Monday, September 20 2010 04:55 PM

For the past three years, sportswriter Jim Gorant has been following the pit bulls rescued from Michael Vick's compound. Gorant, along with an animal behaviorist and dog trainer, explains how the Vick dogs have been evaluated and rehabilitated.

Jim Gorant, a senior writer for Sports Illustrated, has been following the 49 surviving pit bulls the past three years. He's written a book about their story called The Lost Dogs: Michael Vick's Dogs and Their Tale of Rescue and Redemption.

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TV Worth Watching

TV Worth Watching:

David Bianculli

TV Critic and Guest Host, Fresh Air

January 5, 2005

David Bianculli has been a TV critic since 1975 and a Fresh Air contributor since the show's inception. From 1993 to 2007, Bianculli was a TV critic for the New York Daily News.

Bianculli has written three books. Dangerously Funny: The Uncensored Story of 'The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour' was published on Dec. 1, 2009, by Simon & Schuster/Touchstone. His previous books are 1992's Teleliteracy: Taking Television Seriously and 1996's Dictionary of Teleliteracy.

His on-line magazine is called, and he teaches TV and film as an associate professor at Rowan University in New Jersey.

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