Last night’s “American Idol” premiere went behind-the-scenes with contestant Lauren Mink who works with people who have intellectual disabilities like Down syndrome and autism. And Lauren’s voice gave judge Jennifer Lopez “the goosies” (translation: goosebumps). Look and listen:
Good Voice, Good Heart
After graduating from St. John's University in New York with degrees in Communications and English, Tony Rossi found a job at the Catholic media organization, The Christophers, that allowed him to indulge his interest in religion, media, and pop culture. He served as The Christophers' TV producer for 11 years, and is currently the host and producer of the organization's radio show/podcast Christopher Closeup, writer and editor of their syndicated Light One Candle column, and producer/scriptwriter of the annual Christopher Awards ceremony.