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As a Disabled Person, Maya Angelou Taught Me To Feel 'Phenomenal'

Amber Rehman | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Living
Amber Rehman

Those words secretly worked magic on me. As a disabled person, I had an extra swing in my waist that never bothered me. The joy in my feet was something far more powerful than anyone could understand. The flash in my teeth, were vicious to those that fed me negativity,  and the same flash was a brilliant smile that won the hearts of those that I cared about.

Oprah Gives Fan Dress She Wore On Magazine Cover

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada Style

At some point in our lives, we've looked at a photo of a celebrity on the red carpet and coveted their dress (to wit: Lupita Nyongo's blue Prada Oscar...

Enjoy Holiday Glee Without Weight Gain Guilt

Marci Warhaft-Nadler | Posted 02.26.2014 | Canada Living
Marci Warhaft-Nadler

Why does it feel like even before the tinsel's been removed from the tree or the wax has melted from the Menorah, we are bombarded with messages from TV talk shows telling us it's time to repent for everything we've eaten or had to drink during the holidays? Here are a few common mistakes we make post-holiday season.

LOOK: Oprah Makes Us Jealous

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada Style

If we can't have Oprah's gorgeous pink wrap dress then no one can! Winfrey debuted her stunning figure (and those glorious curls) in a bright pink ...

We Really Want Oprah's...

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.09.2013 | Canada Style

Every week we choose an accessory we've spotted on a celebrity which we're obsessing over. Last Week: Shailene Woodley's dreamcatcher necklace T...

Oprah vs. Ellen: Battle Of The Riches

FinancesOnline | Posted 07.04.2013 | Canada TV

Two of the most successful and powerful women in showbiz are, without a doubt, Oprah Winfrey and Ellen DeGeneres. Despite the fact that the odds ar...

Bizarre 1D Fan Fiction

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Music

For as long as freshly-scrubbed boys have been assembled into crack singing units designed to conquer the hearts and wallets of hot-blooded girls with...

Are Woman Orators as Powerful as Men?

Shannon Skinner | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada Living
Shannon Skinner

As I continue to hone my public speaking skills, my speaker coach recently asked me a simple question: who do you consider the greatest orators? I rattled off a number of them, such as the obvious J.F. Kennedy, Winston Churchill and Martin Luther King. Then I realized my list comprised entirely of men. So, I had to do more digging.

Oprah Wows Vancouver Crowd

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Oprah Winfrey, the iconic TV personality and multimedia mogul, charmed and inspired a sold-out crowd in Vancouver Thursday night as she shared stories...

Strombo On Travelling With Oprah

Cory Ashworth | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Cory Ashworth

Last night by chance, I sat next to George who's been travelling across Western Canada with Oprah Winfrey for her inspirational speaking tour. "Every night is not the same experience. Interviewing an interviewer is so much fun especially when you're talking to someone like Oprah. Every now and then, when I'm on stage with her, it dawns on me that she's Oprah Winfrey," he said.

Oprah Charms In Chilly Calgary

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary has officially caught the fever. The Oprah Winfrey fever. In the middle of her Western Canadian tour, Oprah took the stage at the Saddledom...

She Has Them Excited

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

With a 'Good nite Edmonton' Oprah Winfrey closed her Edmonton chapter Monday night, prompting excitement and anticipation to migrate south to Calgary ...

Part 2: Lance Cracks

AP | Jim Litke | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada TV

CHICAGO -- Lance Armstrong finally cracked. Not while expressing deep remorse or regrets, though there was plenty of that in Friday night's second ...

How Sports Heroes Become Punchlines

Andy Juniper | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada
Andy Juniper

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong and Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o became punchlines on late-night talk shows and social media this week -- Armstrong for his two-part confessional with Oprah Winfrey and Te'o for apparently having been a part (unwittingly, or otherwise) of a huge hoax. We laugh, but these stories are honestly more sad and sick, than funny. They are drawn from the deep, dark well of black humour.

Vancouver's LunaPads Breaks Period Taboos, Seeks Oprah's Attention

John F. Gray | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia
John F. Gray

With Oprah Winfrey speaking in Vancouver on Jan. 24, B.C.-based Lunapads is donating 400 reusable menstrual products to girls in Africa. Using the #Pads4Oprah hashtag, they hope to get Oprah's attention about how providing feminine hygiene products help keep African girls in school.

Armstrong To Confess To Oprah: Report

CP | Jim Vertuno, The Associated Press | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada

AUSTIN, Texas - Lance Armstrong said he will answer questions "directly, honestly and candidly" during an interview with Oprah Winfrey next week. He w...

Annette Bourdeau

2012 Canadian TV: The Best And Worst Moments Of The Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Annette Bourdeau | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada TV

Canadian TV shows certainly made their mark in 2012, for better or for worse. Homegrown favourites like "Continuum," "Lost Girl," "Bomb Girls" and "Re...

O Golly: Oprah Announces Second Alberta Show

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

O my goodness! Oprah Winfrey's coming to Edmonton. The motivational speaker and daytime TV mogul has announced a second stop in Alberta on her 'An ...

Oprah's Coming!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

One of the world's most successful women will speak in Vancouver next year. Oprah Winfrey is booked for a speaking engagement at Rogers Arena on Ja...

'Oprah's Favorite Things': Canadians Can Finally Get Some

HuffPost Canada TV | Denette Wilford | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada TV

Have you ever watched an episode of "Oprah's Favorite Things" and wished you could get one of the snazzy products she was giving away? UGGS? Done. A 3...

Guess Who's Coming To Calgary...

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

Say it aint O! Oprah Winfrey - she of acclaimed television/book club/magazine/philanthropy/favourite things fame - is coming to Calgary early next ...

Oprah Looks Fine In November's Issue Of Harper's Bazaar

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

Oprah Winfrey is boss. And in this month's issue of Harper's Bazaar, she's looking better than ever. The bazillionaire and former talk-show host op...

Celebrity Culture Rescues Obama from Being a One Hit Wonder

Andrew Cooper | Posted 08.06.2012 | Canada
Andrew Cooper

Only a few months ago, it seemed that Obama was losing his tight grip over the world of entertainment, and especially liberal Hollywood. But Obama's support for gay marriage back in May was met with applause from the Hollywood community. It's not the first time that celebrity endorsements have played such an important role in election, but for Obama, they're his lifeline.

The Big O: Oprah Winfrey Comes To Canada For Live Broadcast

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Living

Wherever Oprah's giving a class, a crowd is sure to follow -- and Toronto can get ready to be part of that horde very soon. The media maven and lifest...

Investing in Girls Is Good for Boys

Rosemary McCarney | Posted 11.24.2011 | Canada Living
Rosemary McCarney

The word is spreading: investing in girls is the catalyst poor countries need to break the cycle of poverty. But what about the boys? In our focus on girls, are we leaving the boys behind -- making them the new disadvantaged group?