Oprah Winfrey Apology Over Racism Controversy: Heartfelt or Passive-Aggressive BS?

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Oprah Winfrey's apology over the racism flap she caused by recalling a trip to Switzerland in a recent interview has been criticized by some as inauthentic.

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    do your homework right: EUROP ISN'T AMERICA!!

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    She shouldn't have to apologize. It was racism.

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    I am a 53 year old white woman. Did I yell "racism" ten years ago when a Hispanic salesman told me I coudn't afford a car I was looking at- this before giving my name, much less any other information to said gentleman. The vehicle in question was a Jeep Wrangler. Obviously I chose not to do business there. Instead I went to the local Cadillac dealer. "Racism"? Hardly. But then, I didn't have a movie to promote.

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    @ KM0531

    Yeah and that would be a good one for whites to boycott. I would love to see the total numbers of blacks that pay.

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    Oprah is a living example as to how ALL black people will be if they were on top financially. They would still scream racism no matter what the case.

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    Oprah knew what she was doing -- and it was done to promote her new movie about race relations and civil rights. A sad commentary on what used to be a person to admire.




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