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The Report: Oprah's Lecture

Oprah Winfrey
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She took 18 minutes to answer a TCA query. Reporters tweeted.

Oh for the love of god. You’ve got your own network. Let us ask a question!”            
— Tim Goodman, The Hollywood Reporter

“Now we know the truth: Without commercial breaks, Oprah would never stop talking.”  
— Kate Aurthur, Daily Beast

“Will Get you an exact time for the Oprah filibuster when all this is over.”
— Alan Sepinwall, Hitfix

“The Giants Should hire Oprah as offensive coordinator. With her in charge, they could have run out the clock and beaten the Eagles!”            
— Joe Flint, Los Angeles Times

“Someone’s phone just rang while Oprah was talking. Oprah’s people killed that person. True story.”
— Goodman