Has Oprah Got Another James Frey on Her Hands?


In the New Republic, our own Gabe Sherman digs into an issue that’s surely close to your heart this season: Can you trust Oprah’s recommendations anymore? A personal account by Holocaust survivor Herman Rosenblat, which the host has called “the single greatest love story, in 22 years of doing this show, [she’s] ever told on the air,” is about to be published in a book called Angel at the Fence. But according to experts Sherman talked to, the tale of Rosenblat and his lady love may not actually be true. [New Republic]