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Oprah for President? Why Not?

Oprah for President? Why Not?

  by Thomas L. Knapp The Cecil B. Demille Award is an honorary Golden Globe recognizing “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment,” first bestowed (upon its namesake filmmaker) in 1952. On January 7, Oprah Winfrey, the first African-American woman to receive the prize, accepted with a rousing speech that has fans calling for a […]

Two Modest Proposals for Choosing Better Presidents

Two Modest Proposals for Choosing Better Presidents

  by Thomas L. Knapp In a recent column, I noted that if Oprah Winfrey runs for president in 2020, she will be at least as qualified for the office as the incumbent, Donald Trump, was when he announced his 2016 campaign. They’re both billionaires of similar net worth — her self-made, him not so […]