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Oprah’s Most Outrageous Moments

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    In 1988 Oprah brought a red wagon filled with 67 pounds of fat on stage in honor of the weight she had lost due to her new diet regiment.
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    In 1997, Oprah got to fulfill her lifelong dream of singing on stage with Tina Turner.

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    1997 was a good year for Oprah… she also got to meet her favorite celebrity, Mary Tyler Moore, a surprise which brought tears to Oprah’s eyes.

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    On September 14th, 2004, Oprah gave away keys to a Pontiac G6 to every single person in her audience…which was 276 people.
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    And then….five years later, she gave a free KFC meal of grilled chicken and biscuits to every person who went on her website and downloaded a coupon.

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    After years of battling with her weight, 55 year-old Kirstie Alley strutted her stuff across Oprah’s stage in a bikini to show the hard-work she had put in to losing weight.
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    Mackenzie Phillips admitted to having a 10-year long sexual relationship with her father, John Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas, while under the influence of drugs.
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    Tom Cruise had just started dating now ex-wife Katie Holmes...and he decided to show his excitement by jumping up and down on her couch…like a crazy person.
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    In 2010 Oprah discovered that she had a long lost half-sister. She introduced the world to her sister in January of 2011.
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    Oprah Winfrey praised Kate Winslet’s role in The Reader…but mostly talked about her breasts in the film’s many love scenes.
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    Oprah interviewed Michael Jackson at his Neverland Ranch for the first televised interview in 14 years.
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    According to Forbes, Oprah is the only black female billionaire in history.

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    Oprah went down under in 2010, and in order to make the show really grand, had Hugh Jackman zipline onto the set! Someone probably should have checked his breaks first…the actor sustained some minor injuries when he couldn’t stop in time!
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    John Travolta, after playing the role of a firefighter in Ladder 49 wanted to surprise two Detroit firefighters, but after showing up to the Detroit firehouse, John and the Oprah team forgot that the fire alarm could actually go off…and it did.

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    20,000 people filled the busy Chicago streets to perform a flash mob to The Black Eyed Peas for Oprah!
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    Oprah did two “Favorite Things” shows for her last holiday season on the air, surprising the audience of the second show who believed they were attending a show with the subject of cooking.
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    During Christmas Kindness in 2003, Oprah took her team to South Africa where she set up a mini carnival outside of several orphanages.
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    Oprah and her best friend Gayle “traveled back in time” to the 1600’s to live as colonists did in that time.
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    Oprah organized the Osmond family reunion of 126 Osmonds on her stage in Chicago.
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    Oprah gave up hamburgers after talking to animal welfare activist Howard Lyman about mad cow disease in 1996.

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    Oprah shaved Dr. Phil’s moustache in 2010…a small price to pay to the woman who launched your career.

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    In 2008, Oprah had the first pregnant man on her show. During this episode, he revealed he used to be a female, but despite going through sexual reassignment, he was able to keep his ovaries and uterus intact. He chose to carry he and his wife’s child because his wife was unable to have children.

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    Throughout the presidential campaign, Oprah vowed not to use her show to endorse Barack Obama. However, as soon as the election was over, she didn’t hold it in any longer, appearing with a “Hope Won!” t-shirt.
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    Oprah got sportscaster Erin Andrews to talk about her secret nude videotape.

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    Oprah dedicated a show to her beloved dog, Sophie, who passed at the age of 13.
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    Oprah was on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and surprised the host and one lucky audience member when she had an urge to give away a car!
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