Go Oprah!

I was going to comment on this WSJ piece about Oprah being shown in Saudi Arabia and becoming incredibly popular with young Saudi women, but commenter Twba on Hit and Run beat me to it.


When Oprah teaches American women to get organized, to get educated, to take control of their lives and to take no shit from men, her lesson takes root in the fertile minds of Saudi women. When the Saudi totalitarian theocracy collapses, give Oprah some credit for undermining the authority of the fundamentalists.

Read the rest (and hat tip) here.

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