CNN reports Oprah's long-time partner Stedman Grahamsaid the TV legend would "absolutely" run for president in the wake of a volatile year of leadership under Donald Trump. Trevor Noah can see it.
The day after Oprah Winfreydelivered a speech that thrust her into the conversation about the 2020 presidential race, Democratic strategists and activists largely agree: It's not insane. "I applaud her for what she has done in her life".
The nine-minute speech generated two standing ovations from the Hollywood glitterati and prompted 220,000 posts on social media mentioning the words "Oprah" and "president" in just 24 hours, said Todd Grossman of social media analytics company Talkwalker.
Winfrey endorsed Democratic Senator Barack Obama of IL when he first ran successfully for the U.S. presidency in 2008, and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in her losing 2016 campaign against Trump.
Actress Witherspoon, who presented Oprah with her award, wrote on Twitter, "I will now officially divide time like this: 'Everything that happened before Oprah speech: Everything that will happen after'". "They're the complete opposite!"
"I do think she's intrigued by the idea; I do think that".
"Still, she added that Winfrey "loves this country and would like to be of service in some way".
"It is not lost on me that at this moment there are some little girls watching as I become the first black woman to be given the same award", Winfrey said.
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What's most important about Oprah's speech is she draws the bigger picture. "Really?", and bemoaned the "impossibly boring" current crop of major political figures, making people more likely to vote for celebrities like Mr Trump or Oprah.
Last autumn - when another wealthy media personality, Donald Trump, was elected United States president - Ms Winfrey dismissed the notion of running for president.
If you wonder why anyone is taking the Oprah-for-president idea seriously, go back and listen to that speech.
"I know her very well".
It is not the first time that Winfrey's name has been associated with a White House.
And I have tried many, many, many times to explain what a moment like that means to a little girl, a kid watching from the cheap seats as my mom came through the door, bone exhausted from cleaning other people's houses.
Even she is facing criticism, however, from those who haven't paid any attention to her history of speaking out about abuse or who have failed to learn the lesson we've all been hearing.
Acer and HP unveil new Chromebooks ahead of CES Just looking at the image gallery below, you will be impressed with the simple yet stylish design of the new Acer Chromebook 11 . HP's last Chromebox was a hit in the Chrome OS community, but it released in 2014 and a lot has changed since then.
The court also issued a notice to the Centre seeking its response to a writ petition filed by five members of the LGBT community . LGBT rights groups called the law the "worst in the nation" and the Supreme Court's decision a "missed opportunity".
However, when Himachal Pradesh MLA Asha Kumari tried to join this exalted league, the tabled turned surprisingly on her. After the incident, Kumari, who is also AICC in-charge for Punjab, issued an apology for slapping the lady police.
Garner endorsed Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders for president, and she campaigned for the senator from Vermont. She had been in a coma since 23 December after suffering a heart attack triggered by an asthma attack.
ESPN reported that Davis was in hot pursuit for Gruden with a persuasive offer that included an ownership stake in the Raiders. Gruden last coached in the National Football League in 2008 with the Buccaneers, whom he led to a Super Bowl title in 2002.
The US firm said it would trial a 5p charge on its cups at up to 25 of its London coffee shops in wake of the MPs' report . However, MPs criticised coffee chains for confusing customers by perpetuating the notion coffee cups are recyclable.
Hilton and Zylka celebrated their engagement on New Year's Eve with Sofia Richie and Rita Ora at nightclub 1 OAK's Aspen pop-up. The couple have been dating for two years and made their relationship public last February .
Mariota rolled to his left and threw toward the end zone, but Chiefs cornerback Darrell Revis deflected the pass back toward him. Saturday's outcome, the latest in a cavalcade of brutal playoff exits, extended the Chiefs' home playoff drought another year.
In the 24th minute, United earned a free-kick on the edge of the Derby box but Mata's effort was saved brilliantly by Carson. Manchester United are 2/9 favourites to win this FA Cup match whereas Derby are massive odds - 13/1 to win at Old Trafford.
After the United Nations council passed the resolution, drafted by the U.S., Trump tweeted , "The World wants Peace, not Death!" South Korea says it is inspecting a Panama-flagged oil tanker suspected of evading global sanctions by trading with North Korea.
Clearly, LaVar is a father who wants to have input on how his sons are coached, who they play with, and what they do on the court. Lonzo Ball was asked Sunday at the Lakers' shootaround if he likes playing for Walton.
We can expect HMD to launch the Nokia 6 2018 in India soon enough but the company will have to get the pricing right on this one. But this device was much less powerful and it had an entry-level SoC, while the new model will sport a mid-range processor.
He seemed to be in great form as always. "To beat Carlsen who has been so dominant in last few years felt like an accomplishment". With four points out of a possible six, Anand is a point behind eight leaders on five points apiece and now shares the 18th spot.
With Falcon heavy, SpaceX will also attempt to simultaneously land and recover all three of its first-stage rocket cores. Time says that SpaceX plans to launch a total of 30 rockets over the year, which is 12 more than last year.
The biggest protest was on Thursday was in the north-eastern city of Mashhad, a religious wealthy and conservative city. Out of a total Iranian population of 80 million, some 3.2 million are jobless, according to official data.
Sumpter Township police have released photos of a man and woman they say are wanted in the death of their 4-year-old daughter. WDIV reported that the girl's January 1 death was not the first time police have been called to the couple's mobile home.
The airport said it's important to check with individual airlines to make sure flights are on time or if it needs to be rebooked. Thousands of flights across the country are cancelled due to the " Bomb Cyclone " on the east coast.
Acevedo said on Twitter earlier Sunday that the situation was "contained" and there were no specific threats to Houston . It comes as cities across the USA and around the world step up security for New Year's Eve celebrations.
The popularity of the Big-Format-Gaming-Display is yet to be determined, and pricing and availability are unknown at present. The green team has done another exceptional job, and we're more than eager to find out what else will there be at CES 2018.
The President has cushioned his indictment of Pakistan with action by holding back two $50 million foreign financing to Islamabad. We've invested a lot of blood and treasure in Afghanistan. "Pakistan is saying that the Haqqani no longer exist in Pakistan".
A day before the Raiders fired Jack Del Rio , Adam Schefter filed a report that the Raiders were heavily pursuing Gruden . Jim and John Harbaugh were active for four seasons from 2011-14 in San Francisco and Baltimore, respectively.
Matthew Goode ("Downton Abbey") joins in season two as Princess Margaret's husband Antony Armstrong-Jones. The feelings we all have as 50-year-olds are different than the feelings we all have as 30-year-olds.
The family of four will soon turn to five as the West's are set to welcome their newest bundle of joy sometime this month. Representatives for Kardashian West didn't immediately return INSIDER's request for comment. "He's home and better".
In the clip, Timberlake mentions family and his Southern upbringing being the inspiration for his new body of work. It's been almost five years since his previous album, " The 20/20 Experience ", was released early in 2013.
As per its provisions, the government can regulate the fee structure of only up to 40% of the seats at a private medical college. A top team from the Indian Medical Association met Nadda in New Delhi yesterday and raised their concerns.
The amount does not include the sales for the Star Wars attractions at its theme parks and movie merchandising. Star Wars: The Force Awakens kicked things off in 2015 with a whopping $2.068 billion globally.