January 8, 2011 10:15 PM

Aaron Barnhart | Oprah's OWN is polished but pedestrian

"It’s ironic that Oprah Winfrey, with her unrivaled cultural impact, is pawning off derivative ideas to the public," The Star's Aaron Barnhart writes of Winfrey's new cable channel, OVN. "After all, who was empowering women before she was?"

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