Because the expected presence of Ms. Winfrey caused a never-before-seen avalanche of requests.
Annie Lee Cooper, well played by Winfrey, is shown trying but failing to register to vote.
Or is Winfrey really hoping to teach her audience a lesson about friendship?
Developing a show with Sarah Palin is less a risk than creating a network with Winfrey, but it is a risk nonetheless.
Well, Winfrey (jokingly) revealed to Jimmy Kimmel that she really may have such a disorder.
An hour later there was a tentative, light knock at Miss Winfrey's door—and no answer.
Miss Winfrey made no remark, but she turned her head and looked back.
Mr. George Nicholls took the chair; on his left sat Mr. Winfrey, the Treasurer.
Miss Winfrey held her watch in one of them, but it had stopped for want of winding.
And lastly, Miss Winfrey was strangely touched: for here was her own case over again.