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Open Thread: Did You Watch Greenleaf?

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And I will  be the first to say that I did not, because I don’t have cable. But it seemed to be the talk of social media and became a trending topic. The series centers around the unscrupulous world of the ‘Greenleaf’ family and their...

Oprah Endorses Hillary Clinton For President

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‘It’s About Time’ — Oprah Oprah Winfrey is with her. During a recent interview with ET’s Nancy O’Dell Oprah officially endorsed Hillary Clinton as the first female president. “I really believe that is going to happen,” said Winfrey. “It’s about time that we make that decision.” “Regardless...

OWN Is Now The Highest Rated Cable Network Among Black Women

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Oprah’s OWN cable network struggled to find its audience when it first debuted in 2011. Just two months after its launch, The New York Times reported: “OWN, her two-month-old channel, is attracting fewer viewers than the obscure channel it replaced, Discovery Health. At any given...

If You Can Get Past Karrine Steffans Calling Oprah And Maya Angelou Hoes, She Actually Has A Point About Women And Sexuality

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When you come across a headline like “Karrine Steffans Calls Oprah Winfrey A ‘Hoe,’ the knee-jerk reaction is “No She Didn’t!” As in, here’s another ridiculous click-bait title whose article content won’t come anywhere near that of the headline. And then you go to Karrine’s Twitter...

Say What? Oprah Winfrey Gets Mistaken For Whoopi Goldberg On The Oscars Red Carpet

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During last night’s Oscars red carpet coverage, Total Beauty tweeted a photo of Whoopi Goldberg with the caption, “We had no idea @Oprah was #tatted and we love it. #Oscars.” The tweet was immediately flooded with comments from folks cringing at such a large scale...

Michael Jackson Told Oprah He Never Wanted To Be Played By A White Actor In 1993 Interview

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It’s highly likely that Michael Jackson is turning over in his grave after the announcement that white British Actor Joseph Fiennes would be portraying him in the upcoming UK comedy about Jackson’s life in 2001. “I’m a white, middle-class guy from London,” Fiennes told ET....