Skip to comments.Oprah apologizes for tweet that may have improperly asked Nielsen subscribers to tune into OWN
Posted on 02/13/2012 1:38:58 PM PST by SMGFan
Oprah Winfrey may be feeling the pressure over her fledgling networks sputtering ratings.
A tweet from the talk show hosts Twitter account asked followers, Every 1 who can please turn to OWN especially if u have a Nielsen box, in what seems to be a plea to boost ratings numbers.
Winfrey publically apologized for the tweet, which was subsequently deleted after being informed that the move may have violated Nielsen policy prohibiting networks from influencing ratings.
I removed the tweet at the request of Nielsen, Winfrey said in a statement Monday. I intended no harm and apologize for the reference.
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Desperate times call for desperate measures. Why I bet her net worth has dropped to somewhere around $800 million.
Oprah did all she could to get Obama elected. Her contribution to the Obama campaign was not trivial.
For that reason, I take pleasure in any financial misfortune that comes the way of that fat cow, Oprah.
just taking a page from the campaign playbook of her buddy Obama
Well it got OWN in the news
Cheating, absolutely, but she WAS doing harm to everyone that plays by the rules.
Look, Oprah has hurt her career badly by supporting, anti-American POTUS Barack Hussein Obama!!! I never cease to be amazed by idiot celebrities that back deadbeats and expect their fans and the public to continue supporting them. I guess this practice will never end, but I am gratified that Oprah’s pocketbook and reputation has fallen dramatically!! Oprah=Dummy!!!
One of Eric Holder’s ‘people’, so it’s all good if she does it.
Now imagine if Bill OReilly had done that.
Oprah is getting desperate.
Democrats never mean any harm when they get caught at cheating the vote.