Season 23 Episodes

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Exclusive Summer Headlines

Season 23, Episode 145 - Air Date: 9/11/2009
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Season 24 Kickoff Party

Season 23, Episode 144 - Air Date: 9/10/2009
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Best Viewer Suprises

Season 23, Episode 143 - Air Date: 9/9/2009
They can happen anywhere, anytime, to anybody! We've surprised more than 1,500 unsuspecting guests, and Oprah Show viewers decided which ones were the best!
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All-Time favourite recipes

Season 23, Episode 142 - Air Date: 9/3/2009
Get out your paper and pens—we're dishing out some of our favorite recipes! Plus, we've got a sweet deal for all the chocolate lovers.
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Jaw Dropping Performances

Season 23, Episode 141 - Air Date: 9/3/2009
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Dr. Mehmet Oz's Answers

Season 23, Episode 135 - Air Date: 8/11/2009
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Oprah Fridays Live: Summer BBQ Party and Music Phenom Seal

Season 23, Episode 130 - Air Date: 5/8/2009
Don't miss our last Fridays Live of the season! Seal is here with a special performance. Plus, fire up your grills—we're kicking off summer with a Harpo barbecue party!
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Exclusive: Elizabeth Edwards' First Interview

Season 23, Episode 129 - Air Date: 5/7/2009
For the first time since the affair, Elizabeth Edwards is ready to open up—and no question is off limits.
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Bullied to Death: Two Devastated Moms Speak Out

Season 23, Episode 128 - Air Date: 5/6/2009
Just days after burying their sons, two moms meet on our stage. Then, at 13 years old, he says he can't take it anymore—an emergency intervention you need to see.
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Brand New Harpo Hookups

Season 23, Episode 127 - Air Date: 5/5/2009
We found him on YouTube…now, we're hooking him up big time! Then, changes the lives of four unsuspecting high schoolers.
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Exclusive: The McCanns and the New Search for Madeleine

Season 23, Episode 126 - Air Date: 5/4/2009
The little girl who vanished from her family vacation. In their first interview in America, Madeleine McCann's parents talk to Oprah.
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Oprah Fridays Live with Hugh Jackman

Season 23, Episode 125 - Air Date: 5/1/2009
Gayle King, Jenny McCarthy and Nate Berkus join Oprah to talk about the week's hottest topics. The, we've been counting down the hours…Hugh Jackman is here!
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Why Kirstie Alley Fell Off the Wagon

Season 23, Episode 124 - Air Date: 4/30/2009
It was an eye-popping moment on The Oprah Show—Kirstie Alley in a bikini. Two and a half years later, she's going public again with a big admission.
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Inside the Notorious Bunny Ranch Brothel

Season 23, Episode 123 - Air Date: 4/29/2009
See what really goes on inside America's most famous brothel. Then, meet the greenest guy in Hollywood!
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Dr. Oz Investigates: Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Season 23, Episode 122 - Air Date: 4/28/2009
She cut her finger cooking, and what happened next is right out of a science fiction movie. Then, the deadly "superbug" that's spreading fast across the country.
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Nate's "How to Save You Big Cash" Makeovers

Season 23, Episode 121 - Air Date: 4/27/2009
It's Nate's first swap meet! Four families get dazzling home makeovers for next to nothing. Then, clutter expert Peter Walsh on how your mess could earn you cash!
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Cameron Diaz

Season 23, Episode 120 - Air Date: 4/24/2009
Oprah Fridays Live with Cameron Diaz
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Where Are They Now?

Season 23, Episode 119 - Air Date: 4/23/2009
It was called the "whack" heard around the world…15 years later, disgraced U.S. ice skating champion Tonya Harding is here.
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Earth Day

Season 23, Episode 118 - Air Date: 4/22/2009
Do you know where your trash really goes? You might think differently about garbage after you watch this show!
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Oprah's Most Memorable Guests

Season 23, Episode 117 - Air Date: 4/21/2009
Look back on the interviews we'll never forget. Susan Smith's ex-husband, the Boylan family and more.
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Released from Prison: A Mom of 3 Goes Home

Season 23, Episode 116 - Air Date: 4/20/2009
Lisa Ling and our cameras ride along on a major pornography bust—as it goes down. Then, after three years in prison, follow a mom's journey home.
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Oprah Twitters with Ashton Kutcher

Season 23, Episode 115 - Air Date: 4/17/2009
Have you heard about Twitter? Millions are hooked on it. Oprah's getting ready to send her very first tweet!
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They Say They're Ready to Have Sex

Season 23, Episode 114 - Air Date: 4/16/2009
At 14 years old, they say they're ready to have sex. Dr. Laura Berman is taking charge. Ready or not…the questions you need to sit down and ask your teen.
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Held Captive as a Sex Slave

Season 23, Episode 113 - Air Date: 4/15/2009
Seduced online…even one mom's strict rules couldn't protect her daughter. Plus, a plea from America's Most Wanted's John Walsh.
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Stars of Country Music

Season 23, Episode 112 - Air Date: 4/14/2009
The biggest names in country music are hitting our stage! Plus, you know him as Hootie…now Darius Rucker is making history!
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Unconventional, Unforgettable Dads

Season 23, Episode 111 - Air Date: 4/13/2009
Meet a dad who's raising nine kids all on his own! Then, why thousands of moms are helping a father they've never met.
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James Taylor

Season 23, Episode 110 - Air Date: 4/10/2009
He's sold over 40 million albums. Five-time Grammy winner James Taylor joins us for an amazing performance!
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How To Talk to Your Kids About Sex

Season 23, Episode 109 - Air Date: 4/9/2009
One mom is having "the talk" with her daughter on TV to help you start your own conversation. Plus, Dr.
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Recession-proof your marriage

Season 23, Episode 108 - Air Date: 4/8/2009
Get the step-by-step action plan to recession-proof your marriage and your family. M. Gary Neuman has crucial advice for every couple in crisis over money.
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Secret Lives of Moms

Season 23, Episode 107 - Air Date: 4/6/2009
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Women Reveal What They Really Want

Season 23, Episode 106 - Air Date: 4/3/2009
More outtakes from the season 1 DVD set.
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Recession Rescue with Suze Orman

Season 23, Episode 105 - Air Date: 4/2/2009
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Losing Weight in the Public Eye with Star Jones, Valerie Bertinelli and Marie Osmond

Season 23, Episode 104 - Air Date: 4/1/2009
For the first time, Oprah talks to Star Jones—the 160-pound weight loss, The View, the truth. Plus, Valerie Bertinelli's new bikini body and Marie Osmond!
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Dr. Oz and Michael J. Fox

Season 23, Episode 103 - Air Date: 3/31/2009
He went through great lengths to do this interview…Michael J. Fox on his family, his 20-year marriage and his primetime return.
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Exclusive: Oprah Goes Inside the Yearning for Zion Polygamist Ranch

Season 23, Episode 102 - Air Date: 3/30/2009
A year after the raid, Oprah goes inside the polygamist ranch. Isolated from the world…see how they live.
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Oprah Fridays Live with Justin Timberlake

Season 23, Episode 101 - Air Date: 3/27/2009
Six Grammys and millions of fans…we've got Justin Timberlake for one whole hour!
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The 900-Pound Mom

Season 23, Episode 100 - Air Date: 3/26/2009
At 914 pounds, she was one of the heaviest women in the world. Then, a high school senior who weighed 800 pounds.
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Women Leaving Men for Other Women

Season 23, Episode 99 - Air Date: 3/25/2009
They had husbands, boyfriends…then, they fell in love with women. Plus, why women are falling hard for Work Out's Jackie Warner.
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Dr. Oz: Extreme Life Extension

Season 23, Episode 98 - Air Date: 3/24/2009
Dr. Oz says the future of life extension is here! Burn up to 700 calories without exercise. Plus, the radical diet that could keep you living to 100!
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Best-Selling Love Expert Steve Harvey and 300 Women

Season 23, Episode 97 - Air Date: 3/23/2009
Steve Harvey's book is flying off the shelves, and we've got him unleashed! Want to know what men really think?
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Oprah Fridays Live with Kelly Clarkson

Season 23, Episode 96 - Air Date: 3/20/2009
Jenny McCarthy joins the panel! Then, she's the very first American Idol. Now, chart-topper Kelly Clarkson sings her greatest hits and her number one single!
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Oprah Talks to Men Who've Beaten Women

Season 23, Episode 95 - Air Date: 3/19/2009
Why do men hit women? Oprah talks to the men who admit they've been abusers. Then, actress Robin Givens weighs in.
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Oprah's Clean Up Your Messy House Tour: Atlanta

Season 23, Episode 94 - Air Date: 3/18/2009
Peter Walsh and the clutter have simple solutions to declutter your home. Plus, get 25% off at The Container Store and a Friends & Family discount coupon from Volkswagen!
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Dr. Oz: After the Diagnosis with Montel Williams

Season 23, Episode 93 - Air Date: 3/17/2009
For 10 years, Montel Williams has been in the fight of his life. After a devastating diagnosis…what do you do next?
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Inside American Idol, the Queen's Palace and Valentino's Empire

Season 23, Episode 92 - Air Date: 3/16/2009
The royal family opens its doors—get an unprecedented tour of their home! Then, inside the legendary Valentino Empire and behind the scenes of American Idol!
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Oprah Fridays Live with Jimmy Fallon and Facebook

Season 23, Episode 91 - Air Date: 3/13/2009
It's a multi-billion dollar industry, and just about everyone is hooked! Now, Oprah joins the Facebook revolution.
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A Special Report: Tyra Banks and Dating Violence

Season 23, Episode 90 - Air Date: 3/12/2009
It's the story that put dating violence back in the headlines: Chris Brown, charged with two felonies.
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Celebrity Chefs Move In with Viewer Families

Season 23, Episode 89 - Air Date: 3/11/2009
Celebrity chefs Cat Cora, Curtis Stone and Tyler Florence are moving in to save you money. The must-have grocery list, over 50 easy recipes and more!
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Medical Mistakes: Dr. Oz Talks to Actor Dennis Quaid

Season 23, Episode 88 - Air Date: 3/10/2009
Actor Dennis Quaid and the simple mistake that nearly killed his newborn twins. Now, he returns to the hospital where it happened.
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Ruby, Little People Just Married: The New Stars of Reality TV

Season 23, Episode 87 - Air Date: 10/22/2002
One pound at a time…millions are rooting for Ruby! Then, meet the stars of Little People, Just Married.
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Oprah Fridays Live with Tyler Perry

Season 23, Episode 86 - Air Date: 3/6/2009
Oprah's friend Tyler Perry is dropping by! Then, her visit to the White House and her interview with first lady Michelle Obama.
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Exclusive Updates: Inside the Polygamist Compound and the Heroin Family

Season 23, Episode 85 - Air Date: 3/5/2009
The polygamist ranch in Texas reopens its gates. 438 children are back home, and a candid few are willing to talk.
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Suze Orman

Season 23, Episode 84 - Air Date: 3/4/2009
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The Little Girlf Found Living Like An Animal

Season 23, Episode 83 - Air Date: 3/3/2009
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Oprah's "What Can You Live Without?" Experiment

Season 23, Episode 82 - Air Date: 3/2/2009
Two families have seven days—no shopping, no spending, no wasting! This could really shake things up at your house.
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Oprah Fridays Live with Jennifer Hudson and Steve Harvey

Season 23, Episode 81 - Air Date: 2/27/2009
She won an Oscar and a Grammy. Now, in a special performance, Jennifer Hudson returns to Oprah's stage.
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Oprah on Location

Season 23, Episode 80 - Air Date: 2/26/2009
Oprah visits Walter Reed Army Medical Center to meet the real men, women and families behind the headlines.
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Tent Cities in America

Season 23, Episode 79 - Air Date: 2/25/2009
Lisa Ling brings us the new faces of the recession. The desperate search for work, a hot meal, a place to sleep.
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The Octuplets Controversy

Season 23, Episode 78 - Air Date: 2/24/2009
The grandfather the world has been waiting to hear from—the octuplets' grandfather breaks his silence.
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Oprah's After Oscar's Special

Season 23, Episode 77 - Air Date: 2/23/2009
The morning after Hollywood's biggest night, Oprah's taking over Oscar's® stage! See the big winners, backstage exclusives and more.
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Gearing up for the Oscars

Season 23, Episode 76 - Air Date: 2/20/2009
Just days before Oscar's big night, first-time host Hugh Jackman takes us behind the scenes. Then, get up close with some Oscar nominees and more!
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Suzanne Somers: The Bioidentical Hormone Follow-Up

Season 23, Episode 75 - Air Date: 1/29/2009
She's been met with relentless controversy…but to a whole lot of women, she is a savior. Why Suzanne Somers refuses to keep quiet on the hormone debate.
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Evangelist Ted Haggard, His Wife and the Gay Sex Scandal

Season 23, Episode 74 - Air Date: 1/28/2009
Former evangelical leader Ted Haggard on the life he hid from his wife, his children and 30 million devoted followers.
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Dr. Oz Reports: Why America's Kids Are Fat

Season 23, Episode 73 - Air Date: 1/27/2009
Dr. Oz on what you can do now to help your kids. How to pack a low-cal school lunch, the truth about fast food and more.
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Obese Families in Crisis: The Intervention

Season 23, Episode 72 - Air Date: 1/26/2009
A groundbreaking intervention…their weight is out of control. Now, 16 teenagers confront it all—the anger, the pain, their parents and themselves.
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Oprah Fridays (Live) — Follow-ups

Season 23, Episode 71 - Air Date: 1/23/2009
The Oprah Show returns from Washington, D.C., with a wrap-up! Plus, the nominations have been announced…we're counting down to Oscar®!
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On Location: Oprah's Post-Inauguration Special

Season 23, Episode 70 - Air Date: 1/21/2001
The two-day event continues from the heart of Capitol Hill. You can practically feel the whole country vibrating!
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Oprah in Washington D.C.

Season 23, Episode 69 - Air Date: 1/19/2009
History is in the making! From the Kennedy Center,, Demi Moore, Usher, Anderson Cooper, Bono and more!
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Oprah Fridays Live with Denis Leary

Season 23, Episode 68 - Air Date: 1/16/2009
It's the first Friday Live of the year! We're heading into 2009, no holds barred. And with Denis Leary here, you better believe the bleep button is ready to go!
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The Great Debate

Season 23, Episode 67 - Air Date: 1/15/2009
The Great Debate: Should You Replace Your Hormones?If you're a woman over 35, you may be confused about hormone therapy.
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When Life Breaks You Open

Season 23, Episode 66 - Air Date: 1/14/2009
If you feel stuck, unhappy or miserable…this show may help you break free. Your life is speaking to you.
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Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio and Movies Oprah Loves

Season 23, Episode 65 - Air Date: 1/13/2009
She just nabbed her first two Golden Globes…Kate Winslet is here! Then, her leading man once again—Leonardo DiCaprio.
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Falling off the wagon

Season 23, Episode 64 - Air Date: 1/12/2009
Millions of you watched Oprah's revelation about her weight. Now, it's the falling off the wagon follow-up—what you want to say to Oprah.
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5 Steps to Better Sex

Season 23, Episode 63 - Air Date: 1/9/2009
Are you ready to live your best sex life? Put the passion back in your relationship with this five-step action plan and sexual assessments from renowned sex therapist Dr.
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Finding Your Spiritual Path

Season 23, Episode 61 - Air Date: 1/7/2009
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Dr. Oz Ultimate Checklist

Season 23, Episode 60 - Air Date: 1/6/2009
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Best Life Week

Season 23, Episode 59 - Air Date: 1/5/2009
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How to Have the Thriftiest Holiday Ever!

Season 23, Episode 58 - Air Date: 11/26/2008
It's Oprah's favorite things…but there's a twist! They cost next to nothing. Then, Cristina Ferrare with step-by-step recipes.
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Ageless Living With Dr. Oz

Season 23, Episode 57 - Air Date: 11/25/2008
Ageless Living with Dr. Oz: Secrets of the Blue Zone(OAD 11/25/2008) (PG)Dr. Oz goes deep inside the "blue zones"…where people live longer than anyone else.
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Nate Makes a Mother's Wish Come True

Season 23, Episode 56 - Air Date: 11/24/2008
Nate Makes a Mother's Wish Come True(OAD 11/24/2008) (PG)A mother's anguish… Now, watch Nate make her wish come true.
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Sex Therapy 2

Season 23, Episode 55 - Air Date: 11/21/2008
Sex Therapy 2: Fears, Fantasies, Faking It(OAD 11/21/2008) (TV-14)For mature audiences only…you have a lot of questions about sex, so we are going there.
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Beauty Secrets From Around The World

Season 23, Episode 54 - Air Date: 11/20/2008
Beauty Secrets from Around the World(OAD 11/20/2008) (PG)A most unusual skin treatment and the drink women swear by.
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Brad Pitt and Kate Blanchett

Season 23, Episode 53 - Air Date: 11/19/2008
Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett(OAD 11/19/2008) (PG)It's been four years since he's been here…Brad Pitt!
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Dr. Oz Investigates Medical Mysteries

Season 23, Episode 52 - Air Date: 11/18/2008
Dr. Oz Investigates Medical Mysteries(OAD 11/18/2008) (PG)There's no one else on the planet like him—the boy who cannot stop growing.
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Melissa Etheridge Speaks Out

Season 23, Episode 50 - Air Date: 11/14/2008
It's Friday, and we're live in Chicago! Rock star Melissa Etheridge speaks out on Proposition 8. Then, heart attacks, cancer, baldness…what are your odds?
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Jennifer Aniston and Beyonce

Season 23, Episode 49 - Air Date: 11/13/2008
The beautiful and talented Jennifer Aniston is here! Then, Beyonce takes the stage with a performance from her latest album.
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Oprah's Clean Up Your Messy House

Season 23, Episode 48 - Air Date: 11/12/2008
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Dr Oz The Science Of Beauty

Season 23, Episode 47 - Air Date: 11/11/2008
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Season 23, Episode 46 - Air Date: 11/10/2008
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Fridays Live with George Stephanopoulos

Season 23, Episode 45 - Air Date: 11/7/2008
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Will Smith and Tina Fey

Season 23, Episode 44 - Air Date: 11/6/2008
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Oprah`s Post Election Special

Season 23, Episode 43 - Air Date: 11/5/2008
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Voting Party

Season 23, Episode 42 - Air Date: 11/4/2008
Cast your vote and come to our voting party! It's a first for Tyler Perry - and Daughtry rocks our stage.
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Sex Therapy

Season 23, Episode 41 - Air Date: 11/3/2008
For mature audiences only: go behind the doors of sex therapy. It's the information you haven't heard.
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Oprah's Favorite New Gadget

Season 23, Episode 35 - Air Date: 10/24/2008
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Are You Rude Take The Test!

Season 23, Episode 27 - Air Date: 10/15/2008
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Matthew McConaughey, Eva Longoria, Bon Jovi

Season 23, Episode 3 - Air Date: 5/19/2010
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Jim McGreevey, His Gay Sex Scandal

Season 23, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/31/1999
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Oprah & Gayle's Big Adventure: Part 1

Season 23, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/24/1999