While watching the mash-up of 30 Rock, I was reminded that Oprah guest starred in the season premiere a few years ago. She used to be such a part of my life and now the only time I hear from or about her is on Facebook ( in case you’re wondering she has over 6 million friends). It made me realize how much influence she really has had on America and beyond. If anyone is a brand in this country it’s Oprah Winfrey. Since attending to the University of Oregon, I’ve associated an “O” with the school. Prior to that, however, if I saw that initial somewhere I’d automatically think of Oprah. I’m wondering how her network is doing and if she’ll come back to television in a more mainstream way anytime soon. I think her network is a great idea but you have to have the most premium type of cable in order to view it.
Well, Oprah Winfrey, you’re still one of the most recognized brands in the world and I’m just happy I got to meet you. I still can’t believe I ever did this: