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Yay for healthy, ethical eating!

Fri. May 23, 12:34am

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Fantastic news.

Friday, May 23, 2008, 7:30 AM

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Okay, I actually like Oprah, but this just makes me say "ugh"...when will the photo of her enjoying some fried chicken hit the stands? And vegan would be great too if I had my own chef who knew what s/he were doing and how to make it yummy...ugh...

Friday, May 23, 2008, 8:45 AM

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If you watched the show she said she was trying it, she wasn't touting it. And if she goes back to fried chicken, so what? I appreciate anyone who is open minded enough to try something, especially when it seems more in line with how they want to live their life.

And why begrudge a person who has resources? Any life change still requires a that a person make a change. If a person really wanted to try this out for themselves - a few small, easy changes can be made by anyone. It doesn't have to be all or nothing.

Friday, May 23, 2008, 8:56 AM

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When Oprah learns my name I will care

I am sick of famous people becoming newsworthy because they have simply changed their diet.

I consider it more worthy to hear about the local fireman that risked his/her life for others, or the police officer that puts himself in danger every day when they leave for work.

Yes we all want to lose weight, that is why we are here on PT...I am just tired of entertainment tonight being the "EVENING NEWS".

Good for Oprah, she is trying to improve her health with dietary changes. When Oprah learns my name it will be a bigger concern to me....

Friday, May 23, 2008, 1:08 PM

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Friday, May 23, 2008, 1:35 PM

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well I think it will be interesting to hear about her experiences with it ... and you know girlfriend isn't going to hold back on the details no matter how graphic! :)

Friday, May 23, 2008, 3:05 PM

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Hey 8:45 - you totally don't need a chef to make vegan food tast good! Remember, tofu is like cake flour - doesn't taste good all by itself! Check out the books by Isa Moskowitz - YUM!

Friday, May 23, 2008, 3:22 PM

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Whats the deal with Oprah? I thought she had gotten all skinny but I saw her a few days ago and she looks fat again.

Saturday, May 24, 2008, 2:51 AM

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I agree with 1:08...there is a massive search and rescue effort going on in China, violence in South Africa, another massive search and rescue effort in Myanmar and we are talking about Oprah's diet? ugh!

Saturday, May 24, 2008, 6:27 AM

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2:51 - I think she had some thyroid issue last year and gained weight.

There are probably about 10,000 other things in life that are more news-worthy than Oprah trying vegan, but this IS a weight loss board! And I can't imagine how less enriched my life would be if I limited myself to be inspired only by people who knew me by name!

Saturday, May 24, 2008, 8:19 AM

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