Each week The Advocate asks a different “quiz taker” for his or her current favorites in pop culture.

QUIZ TAKER: Julie J. Baxter, 41, attorney with the Rhorer Law Firm.

WHAT I’M LISTENING TO: “WBRH, Larry Garner and Diane Birch.”

WHAT I’M READING: “‘Knowing Your Value’ by Mika Brzezinski, and ‘Let the Great World Spin’ by Colum McCann.”

WHAT I’M WATCHING: “‘The Help,’ ‘The Closer’ and the Hallmark Channel.”

WHERE I’M SURFING (ON THE INTERNET: “http://www.theweek.com.”



You are chairing the Tiffany Circle campaign for the local chapter of the American Red Cross, why? What exactly is this group?

“While I was working in news, the American Red Cross always impressed me because they were there immediately, and they always brought the practical items and the personal touch people the world over need when disaster or crime hits. When local Red Cross CEO Bobbi Zaunbrecher and Development Director Laura St. Blanc asked me to consider helping build a Tiffany Circle here, I was glad to jump in and help. The Tiffany Circle is a group of women leaders and philanthropists across the country who give a gift of $10,000 in a year to the American Red Cross. More than 700 women have joined so far, and last year alone gave $9.4 million. If you want to help grow the Baton Rouge chapter of the Tiffany Circle, let’s talk!”