But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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Oprah will announce on Friday that she has decided to end her talk show. The Queen of Daytime will not be renewing her very lucrative contract and is set to change the landscape of television with her departure.
She is expected to make the announcement on The Oprah Winfrey Show.
The show will end on September 9, 2011, after 25 years on the air.
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