How would you like to be known as the person who fired Oprah? When Oprah was starting out as an evening news anchor for Baltimore’s WJZ-TV, she was fired for becoming too emotionally involved in the stories. Leave it to Oprah to turn getting fired into a million bucks ... she was given a day time position shortly after (which was considered a huge step down in the news world), and turned the opportunity into the "Oprah Winfrey Show." - Xfinity Entertainment Editors
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