Watched Erin Andrews‘ interview on Oprah today, which was shoehorned between two other interviews on the show.
When it was first made public that Andrews would appear on Oprah, I wrote a piece questioning her motivation. If she wanted the whole thing to go away, why introduce the story to millions who didn’t previously know about it?
After the watch, my take-away is different. Much different. Read more…
A little perplexed at the news out yesterday that Erin Andrews will be appearing on Oprah Winfrey’s Sept. 11 show to discuss the nude videos of her that appeared on the internet. Yes, it’s a horrific thing that happened, and something you would assume Andrews’ would want to rid her psyche of as soon as possible.
(Don’t want to write about Andrews’ nude vids anymore? Not yet, kiddo)
So why then is she going on Oprah to discuss the nude videos in front of an audience numbering in the tens of millions, the majority of whom have never heard of Erin Andrews? In other words, news of the videos will be introduced to countless more millions who otherwise wouldn’t have known they existed.
Cathartic? Doesn’t sound like it. Opposite Day? Yep. Read more…