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Oprah: "I'm Euphoric" Over Obama Nomination

06/13/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

There's widespread speculation that Oprah Winfrey's brand has been harmed by her endorsement of Barack Obama — the first political endorsement of her life — but the news that he's wrapped up the nomination has left her feeling nothing but joy. In a statement to "Entertainment Tonight," Oprah said that she's "euphoric" over Obama's nomination:

"I'm euphoric, I've been doing the happy dance all day. I'm so proud of Barack and Michelle Obama and what this means for all of us ... the new possibilities for our country. And if he wants me to, I'm ready to go door to door."

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