oprah winfrey

Oprah Winfrey has closed the door on her show after 25 years on the air. … Thank heavens that’s over. I’ve been pretty clear over the years I’ve had this blog that I just plum don’t like Oprah.  Now, my dislike for her doesn’t quite reach my level of hatred for Rachael Ray, but she’d… read more

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In what had to be the biggest, “What in the …” moment of Super Bowl XLIV, Jay Leno, David Letterman and Oprah Winfrey appeared together in a 15-second ad for The Late Show with David Letterman.  There is surreal, and then there is this ad. The New York Times has a detailed account of how… read more

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Tyra Banks is calling an end to her show after this season … and this worries me. I have never watched the Tyra Banks Show, it just isn’t my style, but with The Oprah Winfrey Show ending in 2011, I’m actually concerned by what is going to come into replace these shows.  Daytime television is… read more

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The power of Oprah is a truly frightening thing. On Tuesday, Oprah announced a promotion in conjunction with KFC via their UnthinkKFC site to give away free grilled chicken meals to everyone who printed out a coupon for it.  The coupons were available for only 36 hours, but it appears that power of free food… read more

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Oprah, Oprah, Oprah. As someone who stays on top of Internet trends during the day, I had no clue what was going on when all of a sudden the Google Hot Trends page was taken over with every imaginable permeation of “Oprah”, “chicken” and “KFC”.  Being a curious sort, it seems Oprah and Kentucky Fried… read more

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The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy School for Girls is suffering its second sex scandal in under two years. According to the New York Daily News, reports have come out of the Afrikaans on Sunday newspaper that seven students have been suspended from Oprah’s school for sexually harassing other students.  One 15-year-old girl was accused of… read more

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It’s episode 26… and Scattercast is feeling sassy! This week’s episode features the return of… M, my partner in crime for The Dark Knight review back in episode 2. We only have one subject this week for the entire 50 minutes, and that is the world of Oprah Winfrey. Her book club, her school in… read more

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Poor, Oprah. She just can’t pick a book, can she? Remember when Oprah got duped by James Frey, author of A Million Little Pieces?  She was steadfastly behind this book about a man’s trials with drug addiction, even making it one of her precious “Oprah’s Book Club” choices.  Then it came to light that he… read more

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I think I figured out why I am having trouble getting in to the spirit of Christmas… I lack an Oprah snow globe. The Chicago Tribune brought the ultimate Oprah collectible to light last week with an entire aticle centered around the wonders of the Oprah snow globe.  It seems that you have to go… read more

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