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Oprah Winfrey Explains Ties To A Whorehouse In Peoria, Illinois

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Oprah Winfrey running a whorehouse certainly isn’t something that you’d associate the billionaire media mogul with, but it’s true. Oprah is running a whorehouse, according to No. It’s not a whorehouse in real life. Lee Daniels has cast Oprah in his biopic about the life and times of Richard Pryor. Pryor’s grandmother in real… Read more »

Oprah Winfrey Plans Maya Angelou TV Tribute


A television tribute to famed poet Maya Angelou will be broadcast by Oprah Winfrey this Sunday, June 1. The iconic 86 year-old poet, actress and writer who passed away earlier this week was a close friend of Winfrey. She appeared many times on shows produced by Oprah over the years. The planned tribute by Oprah… Read more »

Maya Angelou Dies At 86, But Lives On In These On Camera Moments

Maya Angelou recited a poem at the Clinton inauguration - only the second poet to recite at an inaugural event.

Maya Angelou, the “people’s poet,” left a hole in the soul of America when she died at the age of 86 this Wednesday, but she will always live on in her immortal poetry, words of wisdom, autobiographical works and, yes, her TV appearances. While most know Dr. Angelou best for her written work, she was… Read more »

Justin Timberlake To Kick Off New Season Of Master Class

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Justin Timberlake will kick off season 4 of Oprah Winfrey’s highly anticipated show Master Class. Joining Timberlake this season will be Whoopi Goldberg, Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts, Billy Bob Thornton, and Vanessa Williams, among others. The season 4 premiere of Master Class is set for May 11, 2014 at 10 pm on the… Read more »

Chai Tea: Oprah Winfrey Chai To Be Sold At Starbucks

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Chai tea lovers will be thrilled to hear that Oprah Winfrey is teaming up with Starbucks coffee to create ‘Teavana Oprah Chai Tea’ which will be on sale from April 29 in Starbucks and Teavana stores across North America. As if that wasn’t exciting enough news for Chai tea lovers, for every cup sold, Starbucks… Read more »

Oprah Winfrey’s Diary To Stay Private

Oprah Winfrey has been in the news a lot recently

It’s been Oprah Winfrey’s job for the past two decades to share her life with the public, and it has led to a successful, lucrative career. But one area that is off-limit’s in Oprah’s life? Her private diary, which was requested plaintiff Simone Kelly-Brown for evidence in an ongoing lawsuit. Kelly-Brown believes Winfrey’s diary could… Read more »

Harpo Studios: Home Of The Oprah Winfrey Show Sold For $32 Million

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Harpo Studios located on the West Side of Chicago, and the home of The Oprah Winfrey show until 2011, has been sold to a well-known developer for a massive $32 million. The sale was confirmed in an official statement from the Harpo offices stating: “We have entered into a purchasing agreement with Sterling Bay for… Read more »

Oprah Rakes In Another $32 Million

The Mogul Makes Big

Oprah Winfrey has brought out the Midas touch once again. The media queen has entered a sales agreement with Chicago real estate developer Sterling Bay, selling Harpo Studios for approximately $32 million. The four-acre campus is housed in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood, a former industrial area that has experienced great revitalization since Oprah and Harpo… Read more »

Kim Kardashian Posts Nearly Nude ‘Throwback’ Instagram Snap [Photos]

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Kim Kardashian, on the same day she made a surprise appearance on The Tonight Show to help Jay Leno celebrate his final program, marked the internet’s “Throwback Thursday” tradition by posting a rather saucy snap of herself from what appeared to be a 2011 calendar shoot. “Throwback Thursday” calls for internet users to post photos… Read more »

Oprah Winfrey Believes Older Racists ‘Just Have To Die’ [Video]

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Oprah Winfrey firmly believes that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. When it comes to changing people’s opinions regarding race, the former queen of daytime TV said it’s almost impossible to make them see the error of their ways. Since there’s probably no way to make a difference in their lives, these people… Read more »

Oprah Winfrey Considers Selling Harpo Studios

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Oprah Winfrey is thinking about selling Harpo studios. A spokeswoman confirms Eastdil Secured was hired to explore options for the Chicago campus. The West Side facility houses the Oprah Winfrey Network headquarters. The campus includes four buildings along West Washington Boulevard. Winfrey is reportedly exploring several options, including refinancing. However, she may sell the entire… Read more »