Television and movie star Oprah Winfrey has a following of 10 million fans. After her Golden Globes speech the other night, the liberal world exploded with the thought that it was her opening campaign speech. What are the ups and downs that she faces for such an endeavor?
For decades now, her every thought on every subject has been recorded for all the world to see and hear. It is a virtual gold mine for opposition research. Want to hear her position on some volatile subjects? Read what is in this article.
As Written and Reported By Phillip Wegmann for the Washington Examiner:
It seems almost inevitable that Oprah Winfrey will make a play for the Oval Office. Sources close to the star say Winfrey is thinking about a bid and the tens of millions of Americans who invited her into their living rooms certainly couldn’t say no if Winfrey ran for president in 2020.
Breaking journalistic norms, but accurately summing up the mood after Winfrey’s speech at the Golden Globes last night, NBC News tweeted “nothing but respect for OUR future president.”
When NBC tweeted Oprah pic with ‘Nothing but respect for OUR future president,’ did it mean she should be president of NBC? Of the United States? Of something else? All-caps OUR kind of confusing… https://t.co/Q3TDMAmKRz pic.twitter.com/2uKUBKnQ5O
— Byron York (@ByronYork) January 8, 2018
But if Winfrey makes the jump from daytime television to primetime politics, she better be prepared. Operatives will comb through each episode of every season of “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” They will turn her favorite things upside down to discover the political liabilities of the broadcast legend. And by the time it’s all over, the electorate might have their own “aha” moment.
She’d better look underneath her seat for the opposition research. Here’s a small sample:……..
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