Topic: Oprah-Winfrey

Jimmy Kimmel Proves People Will Say Anything To Please Oprah, Including Him

Jimmy Kimmel Proves People Will Say Anything To Please Oprah, Including Him

This time the subject people are lying about is a big one. They’re lying about Oprah Winfrey, aka the woman currently on the campaign trail against Ryan Gosling to be God. Even though Lee Daniels’ The Butler hasn’t come out yet, Jimmy has his interviewers ask if the people of L.A. liked her performance, and also if she deserves that Academy Award she’s nominated for. You know, the one that was announced just recently next January. More »

The First Trailer For The Butler Has Oscar Written All Over It

The First Trailer For The Butler Has Oscar Written All Over It

Why hello, Mr. Oscar. I’ve been wondering when you were finally going to pop back up and grace us with your golden presence this year. Ever since you went home with the likes of Anne Hathaway and Jennifer Lawrence a couple of months ago I’ve barely even heard your name. But now that I’ve watched the first trailer for The Butler, I know you haven’t disappeared entirely. More »

Across The Pond: Ricky Gervais, Piers Morgan, And Other Ex-Pats

Across The Pond: Ricky Gervais, Piers Morgan, And Other Ex-Pats

(Ria Tesia is a writer living in London, giving us her take on pop culture from across the pond.)

It has been a busy time here in the UK, as an increasing number of British and US talent cross the pond to gingerly dip their toes into foreign waters. It is always interesting to see how home-grown talent performs abroad and last week was no exception as Stateside Brits hogged the headlines with varying degrees of success. More »

Crushable Quotable: 14-Year-Old Oprah’s Cries For Attention Way More Intense Than Ours

Crushable Quotable: 14-Year-Old Oprah's Cries For Attention Way More Intense Than Ours

With the launch of her new television network OWN, Oprah’s been doing a lot of interviews lately. And talking to Piers Morgan on CNN last night, Oprah revealed how she dealt with getting pregnant at the age of 14. And it was pretty intense.

Oprah blamed her pregnancy at such a young age on bad choices and sexual abuse. She also said she dealt with it in a pretty drastic way.

Apparently she did “stupid things like drinking detergent and all that kind of crazy stuff that you do when you’re trying to get attention, when you’re really just trying to cry for help.”
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