Oprah Winfrey's South African school is reeling from another tragedy. According to CNN, the body of a dead baby was found in the backpack of a 17-year-old girl. The baby was discovered when the girl, a student at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy, was being treated for excessive bleeding. According to the report, police are unsure if the child died of natural causes, or was killed at birth.
After careful consideration, I will need to postpone the taping of the Oprah Winfrey interview scheduled for February 22. I admire and respect Oprah and hope to be able to participate in an interview in the future.
Calling all soap fans, Oprah has a contest for you! The daytime diva wants to know if you're the worlds biggest soap opera fan. By entering the contest on Oprah's website, you could appear on The Oprah Winfrey Show telling your love story for soaps. If you think the description below sounds like you, enter and win!
Are you a devoted soap opera viewer? Do you plan your day around watching soap operas? Do you record the soaps while you are at work and rush home to see what your favorite characters did that day? Do your favorite stars feel like members of the family? Do you live vicariously through their triumphs and struggles? Do you remember where you were when Luke and Laura got married or when Erika Kane walked down the aisle for the tenth time? Who are your favorite characters? Which couples did you desperately want to see together again? Which storylines made you laugh, cry or changed your life? Which soap that is no longer on the air do you miss the most? If you are a fan of the soaps and are willing to share your love of daytime dramas on The Oprah Winfrey Show, we want to hear from you!
So what was Oprah’s “miracle of all miracles”? Today Oprah revealed on her show that she has a half-sister named Patricia. During the dramatic hour viewers learned how Patricia and her children have known the secret since 2007, but never attempted to profit from the revelation. Oprah said told viewers "She never once thought to sell the story." The emotional and riveting show may go down as one of the best family reunions Oprah has ever hosted.
In other Oprah news, the Daily Mail UK is reporting that OWN has pushed back the premiere date of Sandra Ferguson’s OWN series Finding Sarah because it is “boring.”
Oprah has granted a lot of wishes and helped a lot of people over the years, but Monday January 24 she’s going to reveal her own personal “miracle of all miracles.” In the promo for the upcoming episode, the Might O reveals she “was keeping a family secret for months” and that she was “given news that shook me to the core.” As news spread of Oprah's upcoming big secret Twitter exploded with speculation. AOL has compiled some of the hilarious tweets. Whatever Oprah’s secret is, the way it is being described sounds an awful lot like something we might see on a soap. READ MORE