Oprah Winfrey, our spirit guide, inspiration and benevolent queen who loves to give away things like trips to Disney World and CAAAAAARS, turns 61 today. The talk show host turned media mogul continues to churn out amazing programming, giving us some of the best moments in broadcast history. Plus, she seems like a really down-to-earth lady — for a billionaire.
For the woman who makes grown men cry (or maniacally jump on couches), there is no better time than her birthday to show her some love. Below, 10 reasons why Oprah Winfrey is just the best ever.
She is one of the most generous ladies around. Look how excited she is gifting her studio audience.
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