They are giddy with excitement. They want Oprah Winfrey to run for president. One day after the Golden Globes gave their stage to Oprah to informally launch her campaign, it was the lead story on the CBS evening News. Forget foreign affairs, forget domestic affairs of state, forget cataclysms and tragedies and economic and other oh-so-mundane news, this was the lead.
The Washington Post jumped in with this story, which of course was all “After Trump, why not? Everybody adores her!” But I just want to leave you with this little bit of the article for a takeaway. Remember all of Trump’s real, ginned up and sometimes even imaginary pecadillos? Keep this little bit, courtesy of the Washington Post, in mind as this thing plays out (and please click on the ‘Read more’ at the end to get the full effect):
“Sure, why not elect the woman who introduced the world to Suze Orman and Rachael Ray, who spoke confessionally about yo-yo dieting and the shape of her poop,…..”