Oprah Comes Out to Barbara Walters on 'Conan'

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We knew Conan O'Brien was good at writing clever tweets, making jokes about NBC, and singing hilarious covers of famous pop songs.

We didn't know how good he is at video manipulation. Through some very clever video editing, someone on his staff managed to make it look as though Oprah Winfrey came out as a lesbian to Barbara Walters during an interview that aired last week. Here's a clip that ran on O'Brien's TBS show, Conan, on Monday night:



Here's the video of the original interview, where Winfrey emphatically denies that she's in a romantic relationship with her best friend, Gayle King:



See more clips from Monday's Conan at Gotcha Media.

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