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Oprah & Gayle Are Not Gay

Oprah & Gayle Are Not Gay

But if they were they would be the first to admit it. Oprah finally addresses the gay rumors in this month's issue of O Magazine. Is this an attempt to raise newsstand sales of her magazine? Oprah talks about her close bond with Gayle and their 30 year friendship. She said she understands why people would think they were gay. Apparently they would have no problem telling the world if they were in a sexual relationship. Here are a few quotes from the article:

  • King said, "The truth is, if we were gay, we would tell you, because there's nothing wrong with being gay."
  • Says Winfrey: "Something about this relationship feels otherworldly to me, like it was designed by a power and a hand greater than my own. Whatever this friendship is, it's been a very fun ride."
  • Wonder what Stedman has to say about all of this?


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    amisarcastic amisarcastic 11 years
    why does everyone think just because ' oprah says something, it must be gospel?' huh ? she is just uppity. her & stedman brokeup ????
    soseductive420 soseductive420 11 years
    WEll going by all the rumours in Star magazine and The Enquirer of her and Stedman breaking up and her fears of him releasing a tell all book of her, her closet eating, her relationship with King, yada yada this would be a great way to kill all that now and make him look like a liar would it not...but that is if any of those are true because it did come from the biggest GOSSIP magazines ever...not factual magazines..
    ethiopian_princess ethiopian_princess 11 years
    misssixty, i think it's bc she's over 50, never married, is not against gay people, befriended tom cruise, appeared on THE ellen coming-out-of-closet show, seems to have a pretty platonic relationship with her man, and took her man back in spite of his cheating which is odd for such a strong woman...unless he's a beard. i don't think she's gay. if she were, SOMEONE would have said something by now (i.e. her huge staff at home and at work). also, i don't think she finds anything wrong with homosexuality. considering how much she's loved by older women everywhere, it could actual help her career.
    cali4nagirl cali4nagirl 11 years
    WOW, even Oprah's friendship's are on a much higher level.
    MissSixty1 MissSixty1 11 years
    i never knew people were thinking she was gay??? when did this happen???
    Padraigin Padraigin 11 years
    yup. Unfortunately.
    yrschatool yrschatool 11 years
    looks like "no" to both.
    Padraigin Padraigin 11 years
    Please, can't women be close without some moron sexualizing it? Grow up, people. Can't guys hang out together and pat each other on the back (Jake Gyllenhaal springs to mind) without some moron sexualizing THAT?
    My-Opinion My-Opinion 11 years
    I agree playsindirt...cause man I sure would be one heck of a married to a man but somehow a lesbian with many many many many many many women, haha* C'MON PEOPLE OPRAH'S NOT GAY, U HEARD IT FROM THE HORSES' MOUTH...........
    playsindirt playsindirt 11 years
    Please, can't women be close without some moron sexualizing it? Grow up, people.
    ohsuri ohsuri 11 years
    Umm... not buying Oprah and Gayle have not been together...Stedman is the beard to Oprah as Katie is the beard to Tom Cruise. JMO.. still like Oprah..
    My-Opinion My-Opinion 11 years
    This is just dumb. Why would anyone think they were gay just because they're best friends. Besides as loud (and i mean that in a good way, hey i like oprah) as O is, she would shout it from the rooftops and do a show on it.
    sexyeyes sexyeyes 11 years
    Well I don't think I never tought she was gay or anythinf of that matter but know that people are talking about it I wouldn't be surprise because I've never seen her with a man!!! Anyway Oprah is Oprah no matter what...
    laluna laluna 11 years
    If she was i wouldn't have noticed. I only just realised Darren Hayes was gay and there were signs everywhere!
    TruJrzyGirl TruJrzyGirl 11 years
    I'm not really sure why they had to address this? Does it matter what sexual preference someone is? What matters is they are humans like all of us and in Oprahs case, she is a beautiful person as well as humanitarian. I respect her a great deal and admire her compassionate heart in helping others who need her support ... Who cares what she is.
    pinkangelmonkey pinkangelmonkey 11 years
    they are friends. but hey since jake and lance and matt are gay with each other then oprah and gayle must be too right. since all people that hang with the same sex are gay. did you know that gwen and angelina are getting it on with each other while brad and gavin are experimenting with each other. hahaha not! funny though.
    JK-Boogie JK-Boogie 11 years
    Definately tell people..anyone who can share their child abuse stories is not scared to open up.
    pink_magnetism pink_magnetism 11 years
    I think if Oprah was gay she would probably tell people.
    JK-Boogie JK-Boogie 11 years
    must be a slow news day if the can make a post. Oprah is a very wealthy woman and probably trusts very few so the fact that her and Gayle are still friends shows how great a woman Gayle is.
    Fab-girl Fab-girl 11 years
    I think the rumor is being addressed both to clear out and also to bring Gail into the spotlight. I think she's getting ready to do something on TV. Wasn't there a rumor she was being considered to take over Star Jones' place in that crappy show, The View?
    malibu-stacey malibu-stacey 11 years
    i wish i had a BFF like oprah...! critty -- i LOVE piglet!! so cute! :)
    Critty Critty 11 years
    Huh? People think they are gay? Why? Seems like a bizarre rumour to me.
    Toronado Toronado 11 years
    Who CARES about Oprah & Gayle...I have a much, much more serious question: If my aunt had balls, would she be my uncle?
    hotstuff hotstuff 11 years
    Its stupid cause it doesn't make sense they have been best friends for years now all of a sudden they are gay puhleese! As far as Tom Cruise he's suspect but never thought of him as gay. He also never just came out and said he's not. He just sues everyone who says he is.
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