Television icon Betty White only gets better with age. The Golden Girls star turns 95 on Jan. 17. Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric met with White in Los Angeles to talk about her secrets to a long and vibrant life, her storied career and her positive outlook.
“I just appreciate the fact that people have been so kind to me all these years,” White says. After more than 75 years working in showbiz, she adds, “the fact that I’m still working — that’s the thing I’m most grateful for, that I still get asked for jobs.”
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On her love of animals and the closing of the Ringling Bros. Circus: 
White has loved animals since she was a little girl. She says that her furry friends interested her more than her school friends when she was growing up. “We spoke the same language,” she said.
When asked …