Yes! Oprah Winfrey is getting her own network.
It's been so long since I posted some entertainment news, so I thought I'd make a comeback with this bit of news
"Oprah Winfrey, already running her own TV show, production company, magazine and Web site, will join Discovery Communications in creating her own TV network.
Called OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, the venture will open for business in 2009, inheriting the distribution platform controlled by the Discovery Health Channel, which reaches 67.7 million cable- and satellite homes, according to Nielsen. Winfrey will be the chairman of OWN.
In a statement, Winfrey said the network "is the evolution of the work I've been doing on television all these years and a natural extension of my show.""
We say good luck to her!