The Mrs. America Pageant
July 6, 2005
Hosted by Dr. Valerie Anne Kirkgaard
With 65 million married American women, who represents them best and what are their values? Now celebrating its 29th year in its modern format, the Mrs. America Pageant is the only nationally televised pageant for married women. It focuses the attention of the nation and the world on the versatility of the contemporary American married woman. Each of the 51 Mrs. America candidates earns the right to participate in the national event by winning her statewide competition. Joining us are Loni Kallay, Executive Director for the Mrs. California-America Pageant and former Mrs. Nevada, Andrea Pruss, Mrs. California 2005 and Anne Truman Ball, Mrs. Nevada.
Waking Up in America
Wednesday at 2 PM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel
Go beyond rhetoric and tune into America’s premiere experts; scientists, athletes, celebrities and world leaders in public and spiritual realms as they discuss the issues of today. A veteran interviewer, Dr. Kirkgaard brings you knowledgeable, entertaining and unpredictable guests like Deepak Chopra, Jean Houston, John Denver and US Ambassador for Nuclear Disarmament Thomas Graham. No matter what happens, Dr. Kirkgaard keeps her cool and shows you a side of her guests that you've never seen.
Dr. Valerie Anne Kirkgaard
Dr. Valerie Anne Kirkgaard, PhD, is a retired Marriage Family Counselor and the creator of the Kirkgaard Method of Directed Breath, a unique method of clearing emotional blocks. Each week on "Waking Up in America", Dr. Valerie brings you new and different techniques to handle life's ups and downs with grace and ease.