Talk-show host Oprah Winfrey knocked down hypothesis that she may very well be a US presidential candidate in 2020, saying in interview revealed Thursday that working for workplace was not in her nature.
“I met with someone the other day who said that they would help me with a campaign. That’s not for me,” she instructed trend journal InType.
Interest within the media mogul surged amongst members of the opposition Democratic Party after her January 7 speech on the Golden Globes awards gala, the place Winfrey accepted a lifetime achievement award.
Media experiences within the days that adopted advised she may be contemplating a run.
In the InType interview, she described having just lately seen a “cute” espresso mug emblazoned with “Oprah 2020.”
“All you need is a mug and some campaign literature and a T-shirt,” Winfrey stated.
“I’ve always felt very secure and confident with myself in knowing what I could do and what I could not. And so it’s not something that interests me. I don’t have the DNA for it.”
President Donald Trump, himself a former actuality tv star, stated on January 9 that he doubted Winfrey can be a candidate.
“I like Oprah. I don’t think she is going to run,” Trump instructed reporters throughout a cupboard assembly on the White House.(dpa/NAN)