January 6th – Oprah. It’s true. Brad and I are appearing on Oprah. Stuff of dreams, right? Well, we didn’t get to Chicago, so you can dispense with your questions about the weather, the Green Room, the make-up chair and seeing O up close and personal. Sad to say, none of that, friends.
Instead, B, the producer, sent us a huge piece of Samsonite luggage that housed a Skype system. A Skype system, for those NOT in the know, is a camera, a mike and a laptop that is so super EZ to assemble/connect that even an idiot who is scheduled to be on Oprah can set it up. NOT. The way it works is this – you set up your Skype in your living room, snuggle down on your couch, adjust the camera so it captures your best side in the most flattering light and have a test run with the really cute producer from Oprah. NOT. (more…)