There are some people who buy the whole bit. They read People Magazine. They care about “the royals.” They think that Hollywood is “glamorous.” (As opposed to the den of decadency and despair that it is.)
If Trump is the anti-Obama and the anti-Clinton, Oprah Winfrey is the anti-Trump. As opposed to Trump, she’ll say the right things and she knows how to give out goodies. Forget welfare, everyone gets a car!!!!
And the thing is, this is what a large part of the population wants. Bread and Circuses in full effect.