Though Oprah Winfrey is a motivational guru, is the undisputed queen of television, and has garnered praise for her roles in The Color Purple, Lee Daniels' The Butler, and Selma — she's yet to adopt any sort of royal wave. Instead, she recognizes fans and photographers by giving them the finger — the pointer finger, of course! As she celebrates her 61st birthday today, let's take a look back at her best pointing moments over the decades. Seriously though, Oprah really loves to point.
— Additional reporting by Annie Gabillet