Oprah blames weight gain on blue chips

When is a mention by Oprah not a good thing? Ask Hain Celestial, maker of Garden of Eatin' blue corn chips. Full Story
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“An Apple a day”

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nil carborundum illegitemi

#72 Jan 15, 2009
Darwin wrote:
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Fair enough. Bear in mind, however, that the platform for these stories is not her show, but independent interviews. I do not watch her show; hence, her weight challenges would have stayed off of my radar. She put it out there for everyone when it should have stayed on her own show for her own fan base.
I don't care either way about a person's weight as long as they are decent human beings with half a brain. If you are happy in your own skin- God Bless You- that's half the battle.
I think that her independent interviews help those with eating disorders who don't watch her program. You are correct that being happy in one's own skin is something for which one should strive. Unfortunately people with eating disorders or any other mental problem are NOT happy in their own skin.
what next

Delray Beach, FL

#73 Jan 15, 2009
Court Jester wrote:
Eat to much of anything and you will gain weight. Oprah is just setting everone up for a new challenge. She will go on some bull doo diet and then put the whole thing on her show and make another billion dollars. G-d bless Ophah and the jerks who listen to her bull on her show. Maybe the new pres. should make her the secretary of overweight people and give her a big chair in the white house
She could be Secretary of Weight.
Animal Lover

Boca Raton, FL

#74 Jan 15, 2009
LOL! When I saw the headline, I thought she was overeating from being depressed over the stock market!
Darwin

Dayton, NJ

#75 Jan 16, 2009
Rachel wrote:
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Hmm, good point. I don't watch her show, either, and wouldn't know WHAT she weighed if she didn't keep going to the media about it. There seem to be more crazies on Oprah-related threads than any other.
If the Oprah threads were trees and we could shake them, dozens of nuts would fall out.

“An Apple a day”

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#76 Mar 24, 2011
Darwin wrote:
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If the Oprah threads were trees and we could shake them, dozens of nuts would fall out.
You're one of them?
Made to Crave

Spring, TX

#77 Jul 2, 2013
Blue Tortilla Chips - Organic with Sea Salt.
They are tasty.
U Wish U Were Me

Spring, TX

#78 Jul 4, 2013
I actually lost weight while eating Blue Corn Tortilla Tostitos. It was probably the dip she ate with them that caused her weight gain. I don't watch Oprah, so I don't know or care what size she wears. I know she is old and older women past menopause get thick around the middle due to hormonal changes. That's how I know the women here who are pushing 60 are not the small sizes they claim to be.

Also, their other health concerns point to poor life choices and ill health. That's why they are always in what the older generation describes as a "snit" and always pitching hissy fits over nothing. It's amusing to watch at first and then one wonders how they were raised. Please don't answer.

I did all of my shopping pre Fourth of July, so I have time this morning to waste on this dull Florida board. It seems IQ's don't go over 100 in Florida.

“I'm the Texas Dingbat.”

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#79 Jul 4, 2013
I tried Mensa but they laughed my dumb ass out of there.
Queen of the Pool

Spring, TX

#80 Jul 25, 2013
They only make blue corn chips in big bags.

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#81 Jul 25, 2013
Queen of the Pool wrote:
They only make blue corn chips in big bags.
You're a big bag.
Wintergirl

Spring, TX

#82 Aug 5, 2013
It's more likely chocolate chips than corn chips. Corn chips are not that good.

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