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Oprah Visits Yearning For Zion Polygamist Compound in Texas

Polyglamorous? Oprah Visits Polygamists, Gets Hair Secrets


It's good to be Oprah. Well, most of the time. Dreams of infiltrating polygamist compounds come and go, but daytime's queen got to live it, going as she is with a TV crew. Though she didn't get any FLDS secrets — unless you want that pouf!

So what was she told? The FLDS is definitely not racist. Sister wives? Learn about themselves through conflict. Kids? No need for play when there's work. Teen girls? Trust their parents will choose the right husbands. Underage marriage? Um. Answers ranged from "absolutely not" to "not really, no." Oh.

But she did get straight answers on their long hair. BTW, pouf height does not correspond with righteousness. "It's just a style," Oprah's told, "come back in 10 years." To see how they get the look, read more.

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