Episode Detail: In the Life - In the Life
Included: an interview with Sharon Smith, the partner of Diane Whipple, who was mauled to death by two dogs in San Francisco in 2001. Smith is the first gay person in the U.S. to sue for wrongful death on behalf of a partner. Other reports include a profile of filmmaker Arthur Dong; visits to a church and synagogue; and an overview of the Broadway musical “Hairspray.” Also: a Harvey Fierstein commentary on the importance of voting. Fashion designer John Bartlett hosts.