Laverne Cox Returns To Katie Couric’s Show For The First Time Since Her January Interview

Cox welcomed the opportunity for a teaching moment, as she simply said, “It’s only a mistake if you make it twice.”

1. Actress Laverne Cox returned to ABC’s Katie for the first time since her cringeworthy January interview with Katie Couric.

2. During that January appearance, both Cox and trans model Carmen Carrera were asked invasive questions concerning the physical aspects of their transitions.

3. Couric invited the actress back in hopes of modeling how to correctly have an open discussion about transgender identity.

“Last time you were here, I got a lot of flack because I asked about the physical process [of transition]” said Couric. “I want to use this as a teachable moment for myself,” she later added.

4. Cox welcomed the opportunity for a teaching moment, as she simply said, “It’s only a mistake if you make it twice.”

5. Cox stressed that if there was one thing the audience could take away from her words, it would be the following:

8. Cox went on to be completely flawless during the interview — discussing her activist work and important issues facing the trans community.

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