Do Not Try to Fight Ebola With a Dance Party

Time for the latest dispatch in our ongoing series, "Let's Stop Embarrassing Ourselves With Our Ebola Response, World." It's only human to feel a little alarmed at scale of this terrible epidemic (though you should not panic). But no matter how badly you want to help, maybe don't throw a tone-deaf dance party… » 10/27/14 1:30pm Monday 1:30pm

Magnificent '80s Oprah Counsels a Woman Who Had Sex With a Ghost

Whatever intern runs the YouTube account of the OWN network has been hitting out of the park this week, as the channel now features several vintage clips of Oprah interviewing people who claim to have encountered ghosts. All of the clips are their own flavor of spectacular, but this clip from Halloween 1988 with an… » 10/24/14 6:40pm 10/24/14 6:40pm

Raven-Symoné Subtly Throws Shade at Former Roommate Lindsay Lohan

During a clip for an upcoming episode of Oprah's 7,000th series about celebrities, Where Are They Now?, the artist formerly known as That's So Raven told Oprah that she stayed out of trouble as a child star because she didn't ask for attention when there was already a spotlight on her. Besides being true, was this… » 10/02/14 12:20pm 10/02/14 12:20pm

Jerry Sandusky's Adopted Son Shares Awful Tales of Sexual Abuse

In an interview with Oprah Winfrey on Thursday night, former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky's adopted son Matt Sandusky detailed how he had been sexually abused by Jerry as a child. "90 percent of the time with Jerry Sandusky was everything a child would want," he said, explaining that the desire for a stable family… » 7/18/14 11:40am 7/18/14 11:40am

Billy Bob Thornton's Master Class Looks Absolutely Riveting

Oprah's Master Class and Oprah's Lifeclass are probably the best shows on OWN. (They are almost identically named and their content is virtually the same but they are not the same.) Why? Because while Master Class and Lifeclass air episodes with visionaries like Maya Angelou sharing their thoughts about Living Your… » 7/17/14 10:00am 7/17/14 10:00am

Oprah and Gayle's Relationship Is 'Bizarre, Unhealthy' Says Ex-Stepmom

In "the first of a two-part world exclusive interview" with the Daily Mail, Barbara Winfrey is telling all about her former husband Vernon's daughter. The dirt ranges from allegations that Oprah is snotty about what kind of towels she uses to claims that she encouraged a rift between Barbara and Vernon to comments… » 4/22/14 2:45pm 4/22/14 2:45pm