Twitter leaps to Oprah's defense after Trump calls her 'insecure'

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Donald Trump Publicly Challenged Oprah To Run For President 

Ellen asked, referring to Trump calling Oprah "very insecure" following a February 18 episode of 60 Minutes where she discussed the president with a panel of Trump and non-Trump voters.

After the special aired, Trump took to Twitter to share his reaction about the segment. "I don't like giving negativity power, so I just thought, 'What?' What I actually really did was I went back and looked at the tape to see if there was any place that that could be true".

The US President shared his thoughts on widespread calls for Oprah to become head of the free world following a debate that she hosted involving Trump voters and Clinton voters.

The former talk show sitting down with the group of MI voters, but the president did not approve, tweeting, "The questions were biased and slanted, the facts incorrect". It was on Oprah's show back in 1988 when she asked if he would ever run for president.

In order to make sure there were no biases as the president claimed, Winfrey told Ellen that she went back and reviewed the tapes.

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The talk show queen went on to say that before the segment aired, she made a revision to ensure more impartiality. I love comedy.' I said, 'Oh yeah, I know, I know.' And so, I would write her, right? 'Is this fair?' You have this whole panel of people looking at whether it was fair. "I had actually, the first time I saw it, I said there's something missing here from the conversation", she revealed. "I don't think so".

"I was working very hard to do the opposite of what I was hate-tweeted about", Winfrey said.

The Girls Trip star was in the middle of telling Ellen Degeneres about the time she met Oprah as an extra on the set of Their Eyes Were Watching God.

That being said, he did admit seeing her run would be "fun to watch" and predicted that the Democratic primary in 2020 would be "more crowded" than the GOP primary in 2016.

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