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Oprah Winfrey sweats, inspires in new Weight Watchers video

Oprah Winfrey has become Weight Watcher's partial owner and celebrity endorser, but the relationship isn't only a financial one. She posted a video with clips showing her on the elliptical or jogging but mostly talking about her decision to embrace the Weight Watchers way of life.

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"Inside every overweight woman is a woman she knows she can be," she says. "Many times you look in the mirror and you don’t recognize your own self because you’ve gotten lost, buried in the weight that you carry."

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Oprah lost 15 pounds and made $45 million with Weight Watchers


"Nothing you’ve ever been through is wasted, so every time I tried and failed, every time I tried again, and tried again, has brought me to this most powerful moment to say: If not now, when?"

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I feel that way and I know millions of other people feel that way. Are you ready? Let’s do this together."

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