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Oprah is opening the vault of The Oprah Winfrey Show with 25 years of hand-picked legendary interviews, a-ha moments, ugly cries and unforgettable surprises. A lot has changed since she ended the show, but many of our personal struggles have stayed the same. We’re all still looking to connect, to be seen and to know that we’re not alone. We’re also looking for some joy, some laughs and some much-needed inspiration. As we head into this new decade, what better time to look back and reflect, to take stock of how we’ve grown and to be reminded that we’re all in this together. The Oprah Winfrey Show aired from September 8th, 1986 to May 25, 2011 with 4,561 episodes. The show remains the highest-rated daytime talk show in American television history, averaging between 10 to 20 million viewers a day.

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Oprah is opening the vault of The Oprah Winfrey Show with 25 years of hand-picked legendary interviews, a-ha moments, ugly cries and unforgettable surprises. A lot has changed since she ended the show, but many of our personal struggles have stayed the same. We’re all still looking to connect, to be seen and to know that we’re not alone. We’re also looking for some joy, some laughs and some much-needed inspiration. As we head into this new decade, what better time to look back and reflect, to take stock of how we’ve grown and to be reminded that we’re all in this together. The Oprah Winfrey Show aired from September 8th, 1986 to May 25, 2011 with 4,561 episodes. The show remains the highest-rated daytime talk show in American television history, averaging between 10 to 20 million viewers a day.

    The Ebersol Family Tragedy-The Lessons They’ve Learned

    The Ebersol Family Tragedy-The Lessons They’ve Learned

    Original Air Date: February 2, 2006
    Oprah talks to Susan Saint James, Dick Ebersol, and their two sons Charlie and Willie, about the plane crash that Dick and Charlie survived but that claimed the lives of three people, including Susan and Dick's youngest son, Teddy.

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    • 39 min
    The Fountain of Youth

    The Fountain of Youth

    Original Air Date: February 5, 1987
    Does the fountain of youth really exist? Or are anti-aging regiments just a cash grab? Oprah sits down with renown experts in the medical field to discuss techniques that will make people look and feel better.

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    • 40 min
    When Your Criminal Gets Out

    When Your Criminal Gets Out

    Original Air Date: January 9, 1987
    Oprah talks to a three-member panel about the crimes committed against them, how their perpetrators were sentenced to lengthy prison terms and how they feel knowing that the criminals can be out or are already out, in one person's case, much sooner than expected. Adjoa Aiyetoro, an attorney with the ACLU National Prison Project, says nonviolent criminals should not be sentenced to prison and violent criminals should receive shorter sentences since prisons tend to create more problems than they solve.

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    • 41 min
    Diet Success Stories

    Diet Success Stories

    Original Air Date: January 8, 1987
    Oprah talks to men and women who have lost and kept off dramatic amounts of weight. They discuss what their lives were like before their weight loss as well as what life is like for them now. Oprah also talks to Dr. Judi Hollis, author of "Fat Is A Family Affair," about the need to not only focus on what you're eating but also to focus on the things in your life that may be preventing you from losing weight.

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    • 40 min
    TOWS Special: "Coming Out" On The Oprah Show: 25 Years Of Unforgettable Guests

    TOWS Special: "Coming Out" On The Oprah Show: 25 Years Of Unforgettable Guests

    Original Air Date: January 25, 2011
    Oprah takes a look back at 25 years of gay topics. She updates several guest’s stories and talks about how perceptions of LGBQT+ people have changed over the years. Olympic gold medal winner Greg Louganis talks about his landmark decision to come out. Plus, the world's only openly gay Prince has big news.

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    • 39 min
    Ellen DeGeneres

    Ellen DeGeneres

    Original Air Date: April 30, 1997
    Oprah chats with Ellen DeGeneres about her long road to coming out. Ellen also talks about the many reactions she received, both positive and negative, as well as what’s next for her journey.

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    • 34 min

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